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What Is Bevirimat Used For

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How good is this new hiv drug ???

Hi Dr Keith, how good is this new hiv drug ????thank you for your timeRossPanacos Pharmaceuticals announced yesterday that it has sold its first-in-class HIV maturation inhibitor bevirimat to Myriad Genetics, a biotechnology company that is also...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Bevirimat has shown moderate activity for the treatment of HIV infection including for virus which is resistant to the current HIV meds. Development is still early. For most HIV practices in US the currently HIV medications are usually working... Read more »

cd4

I had 2 cd4 and viral load of 600.000..cd4 now of 243 and viral of 534...I was doing very well... Read more »

Few Questions about Meds

Hello doctor !I have a few questions about HIV HIV-Meds and experimental therapies.1. If a Person... Read more »
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Bevirimat (PA-457)

Brand Name: Copegus, Rebetol, Virazole --> Clase de medicamento: Infecciones oportunistas y otros El PA-457 es un tipo de medicamento llamado inhibidor de la maduraciĆ³n. Es el primer medicamento de esta clase que se estudia para el tratamiento... Read more »
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Study May Point Way Forward for Bevirimat

A study presented at the joint 2008 ICAAC/IDSA in Washington, DC may help point the way forward for development of Panacos' experimental maturation inhibitor, bevirimat. The study, presented by Dr. Jay Lalazari, found that genetic variations in HIV... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of PA-457

Brand Name: Copegus, Rebetol, Virazole --> be-VEER-ih-mat Other Name(s): BVM, PA 457, PA-457, PA457 cpd Drug Class: Opportunistic Infection and Other Drugs Bevirimat is a type of medicine called a maturation inhibitor. It is the first... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Other Antiretroviral Drugs in Development

Integrase Inhibitors Maturation Inhibitors Zinc Finger Inhibitors Viral Decay Accelerator Drugs No Longer in Development NOTE: Several fact sheets describe drugs that are being tested against HIV: Fact Sheet 410 : nucleoside... Read more »