April 8, 2016

Life Expectancy Rising in HIV Group Over 50, But Still Lags General Population

Estimated median survival in the HIV group rose from 11.8 years in 1996-1999 to 17.8 years in 2000-2005 and to 22.5 years in 2006-2014. Median survival […]
April 8, 2016

New HIV Drug Has Potential for Weekly or Once-Yearly Dosing

One of the surprises at CROI 2016 was the first virological data from a new highly potent NRTI that in a slow-release formulation has the potential […]
April 8, 2016

Switching HIV+ Patients From Stribld to Genvoya Improved Proteinuria but Not eGFR

CROI 2016 Conference Abstract Number:  795 Safety of Tenofovir Alafenamide in Renal Impairment Author(s):  Anton Pozniak2, Jose R Arribas3, Samir K. Gupta4, Frank A. Post5, Anchalee […]
April 8, 2016

HIV Mutates Around Promising Gene Editing Technology (CRISPR-CAS 9)

HIV can defeat efforts to cripple it with CRISPR gene-editing technology, researchers say. And the very act of editing — involving snipping at the virus’s genome […]