August 21, 2013

ViiV goes for gold: US premium pricing may threaten dolutegravir use in Europe

On 12 August 2013, the FDA approved dolutegravir in the US. i-Base reported the news with an article linked to previous clinical trial results that noted […]
August 8, 2013

Monthly or Quarterly Injectable HIV Antiretrovirals Are Safe and Effective in Early Study

GSK744, an investigational integrase inhibitor, and TMC278 LA (a long-acting, injectable form of the NNRTI rilpivirine [Edurant]) both showed safety and efficacy when administered in once-monthly […]
July 9, 2013

The Future of HIV Treatment is Here: Once-a-Month Injections to Replace Daily Oral Medications

A combination of antiretroviral drugs in long-acting nanosuspension formulations achieved adequate blood levels and appeared safe in HIV negative study volunteers, offering the potential for a maintenance or PrEP option that could […]
July 9, 2013

Calimmune Initiates HIV Stem Cell Study at Two California Research Sites

(Los Angeles, CA) — The HIV gene medicines company Calimmune announced today that the first patient has begun treatment in a Phase I/II clinical trial designed […]