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Vaccines Being Developed For Hiv

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HIV vaccine

Hi...I'd like to know if the vaccine that are being developed is just to prevent infection or is for those who are infected already...Thanks
Eric Daar, M.D.

Response from Eric Daar, M.D.

UCLA School of Medicine
...Thank you for your post.Unfortunately vaccine development for HIV has been very slow. Most vaccines being researched are in fairly early stages of development. Some are being tested in those already infected with the hope that Read more »


Dear Dr. Bob:Thanks for your sterling job you offer to the community. My question is: the HIV virus is the most studied virus and its behavior as well as functionality is well-known. Why then no vaccine has yet been developed though billions of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Monday decided to notify all of the trial's 3,000 participants whether they were given the vaccine or a placebo (Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report, 11/14). According to the Inquirer, other trials have been affected by Merck's trial because the... Read more »

Samir Chachoua (HIV VACCINE)

dr. bob please watch this- do you know this guy???? (Submitted Jul 16, 2008) is some youtube posting of the lost cure for cancer and hiv. Please tell me what you think about it. Thank you.SebbyHi Dr....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Sebby,Many people send me links to "lost cures for HIV/cancer/AIDS." If I were to comment about them all, I wouldn't be able to answer so many other questions, like the closeted rightwing GOP Read more »

novel vaccine

I read a year ago an article about the novel vaccine being used on HIV+ humans and its results sounded really promising has there been any update about its progress or results.
Eric Daar, M.D.

Response from Eric Daar, M.D.

UCLA School of Medicine
...Although vaccine development for HIV has been disappointingly slow there has been a great deal of work in this area. Thus far the most promising data has been in Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

United Press International Examines Vaccine Development for HIV/AIDS, Other Diseases

... Researchers are "zeroing in on discovering" vaccines against HIV/AIDS and other diseases, such as malaria and tuberculosis, that largely affect the developing world, scientists said this week at Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Researchers, Government Officials Track Progress, Forecast Challenges Ahead for HIV Vaccine Development

...Atlanta this week to discuss the progress and future challenges in the development of a vaccine that protects against HIV, FierceVaccines reports (Carroll, 9/29). The AIDS Vaccine 2010 meeting, which kicked off Tuesday, will run through Friday,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New HIV/AIDS Research Center in Cameroon to Help Develop Vaccine Against Vertical HIV Transmission

... An HIV/AIDS research center in Yaounde, Cameroon, that opened last month plans to help develop a vaccine to prevent infants from contracting Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scripps Research Institute Receives IAVI Grant to Develop HIV Vaccine, Create HIV Vaccine Research Center

...vaccine, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports. The grant will finance a team of scientists who will work to develop an HIV/AIDS vaccine that would stimulate the body to produce antibodies to kill the virus, SRI spokesperson Keith McKeown... Read more »
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HIV vaccine in the making

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...this article below and someone explain a couple of things to me..i am a health care professional, and part of my job is HIV/AIDS education. during my trainin on HIV i was told and (i teach this as well to my students) that people can't get HIV... Read more »


Posted by cassiusp
...a road trip organized from south florida for a bunch of poz guys to go and participate on the trial studies going on for the HIV vaccine in DC. But before I can start this endeavor I want to get to know as much as I can about the vaccine trials.... Read more »

HIV Vaccine Scam

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...vaccine would never work. This week, the long-awaited results from an independent trial of the world?s best hope for stopping AIDS with a vaccine have shown it to be a failure, disaster, catastrophe, folly, gigantic waste of human effort, time,... Read more »

vaccine for AIDS

Posted by onmission, 4 Replies
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