March 4, 2013

“Functional Cure” of HIV Claimed for Baby Treated 30 Hours After Birth

NATAP http://natap.org/_______________________________________________ “Functional Cure” of HIV Claimed for Baby Treated 30 Hours After Birth 20th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, March 3-6, 2013, Atlanta Mark Mascolini […]
March 4, 2013

Is the End of AIDS in Sight?

Reality Check: Is the End of AIDS in Sight? Dr Francois Dabis from the Bordeaux School of Public  Health at the University of  Bordeaux (Segalen, France) gave […]
February 6, 2013

GSK – ViiV Abandons Lersivirine – An Investigational NNRTI HIV Medication

Dear HIV Community Writer, ViiV Healthcare has taken the decision to stop the development program investigating the non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI), lersivirine.  This is not […]
February 4, 2013

Successful treatment is “as effective as consistent condom use” in reducing HIV transmission

At least, for vaginal sex…(no data on anal sex!) The statement notes that there is now conclusive randomised clinical trial evidence, from the HPTN 052 trial, to […]