July 17, 2017

Take Action! Tuesday, July 18, is National HIV Call-In Day!

We know we have asked you to do a lot over the last several months. You have faithfully called Congress time and again to tell them […]
May 16, 2017
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Ibalizumab: First Long Acting HIV Treatment Available Now Via Expanded Access

No one can deny that many patients can now suppress their HIV with effective antiretrovirals (ARVs) that cause fewer side effects. However, a vulnerable and often […]
May 15, 2017

Probiotic Visbiome improves gut barrier function in patients with HIV

“Probiotic supplementation improved the physical and immunological integrity of the intestinal mucosal barrier in HIV-1-positive patients being treated with antiretroviral therapy, according to new research.   […]
May 15, 2017

New HIV Drugs in the Pipeline- 2017: CROI Review by Dr Pablo Tebas

Gilead presented some data about a new capsid formation inhibitor (GS-CA1), a total new drug class that looks incredibly powerful in vitro (6) [ CROI: Discovery […]
May 15, 2017

HIV Cure Update 2017: Interview with Leading Research Advocates

Nelson Vergel (PowerUSA.org) moderates a webcast with two leading HIV Cure research activists: Richard Jeffreys and Robert Reinhard. They  update us on progress made after a […]
May 3, 2017
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Good News in Aging with HIV

David Alain Wohl, MD – The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill —————————– “HIV medicine has transitioned from an oncological mode created to manage a […]
April 17, 2017

Aerobic Exercise Increases Cognition and Brain Volume in HIV+ People

Background: HIV infected (HIV+) individuals are now reaching an advanced age, through stable treatment with highly active anti-retroviral therapy (HAART). However, HIV and aging are still […]
April 12, 2017

HIV Lipodystrophy Update: Interview with Researcher Dr. Grace McComsey

HIV Lipodystrophy Update: Interview with Researcher Dr. Grace McComsey Dr. Grace McComsey has been involved in HIV research for 16 years, 12 of those as an […]
March 14, 2017

Low-dose growth hormone therapy reduces inflammation in HIV-infected patients

Randomized controlled trial Lindboe JB, et al. Infect Dis (Lond). 2016 Nov-Dec. Authors Lindboe JB1, Langkilde A1, Eugen-Olsen J2, Hansen BR2,3, Haupt TH1, Petersen J1,4, Andersen […]
March 8, 2017

New Bill Mandates Coverage of HIV Lipodystrophy Treatments

Ben Klein, a Senior Attorney from GLAD.org speaks about the new bill approved in the state of Massachusetts in Aug. 2016 that mandates several insurance carriers […]
March 7, 2017

How to Protect Your Mitochondria

The   topic   of   mitochondrial   damage   is gaining more and more press as a potential side effect of anti-HIV medication. Simply put, the mitochondria are the “energy […]
March 7, 2017

HIV Activists Seek to Accelerate Development of Immune Enhancing Therapies for Immunologic Non-Responders.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   For more information: Richard Jefferys Michael Palm Basic Science, Vaccines & Cure Project Director Treatment Action Group richard.jefferys@treatmentactiongroup.org   Nelson Vergel Program […]
March 7, 2017

New HIV Medications Being Studied in 2017

Antiretroviral treatment – where we are now / New HIV Drugs & Treatments    from: http://www.natap.org/2017/CROI/croi_151.htm Joseph J. Eron MD Professor of Medicine University of North Carolina […]
March 5, 2017

Top Ten Testosterone Replacement Monitoring Tips

Nelson Vergel, author of Testosterone: A Man’s Guide (Amazon.com) and founder of ExcelMale.com and DiscountedLabs.com, talks about what he thinks are the most important 10 things […]
March 4, 2017

Why Has Only One Person Been Cured of HIV in 10 Years?

In 2006, Timothy Brown, an American living in Berlin,  was on antiretroviral therapy with good viral suppression when he developed leukemia and required bone marrow transplants […]
March 1, 2017

How Researchers Are Now Trying to Cure More HIV+ People

We are constantly reading headlines about the latest HIV cure. After years of being exposed to these inflamed news reports, we may get desensitized to the […]
February 28, 2017

Exercise Tips for Health, Lean Muscle and Reduced Fat

As a nutrition and exercise expert, in this video I share what I’ve learned in the past 27 years of exercising to combat HIV-related body changes, […]
February 28, 2017

Reducing HIV-Related Inflammation: Safety Study of Ruxolitinib

Dr Vincent Marconi talks about his study “Evaluating the Safety and Tolerability of Ruxolitinib in Antiretroviral-Treated HIV-Infected Adults” which is currently looking for volunteers. For more […]
February 28, 2017

Everything You Need to Know About Anal Cancer Prevention and Treatment

In the United States, the rate for anal cancer in the general population is 1 case per 100,000 people; among HIV-negative men who have sex with […]
February 24, 2017

Abdominal Fat Accumulation in HIV: Interview with Dr Grinspoon

Nelson Vergel from PowerUSA.org interviews Dr Steven Grinspoon from Harvard Medical School about what we know about HIV lipodystrophy associated fat accumulation. Dr Grinspoon covers potential […]
February 24, 2017

Be a Hero- Send Your Unused Medications to Venezuelans in Crisis

Cristobal Plaza, director of ActionforSolidarity.org, talks about the medication shortages in Venezuela and how you can help while the situation is resolved one day. Action for […]
February 24, 2017

Interview with Dr Luis Casavantes About Facial, Buttock and Penile Fillers

Nelson Vergel from the non-profit Program for Wellness Restoration ( www.PoWeRUSA.org ) interviews Dr Luis Casavantes about his experience with PMMA filler for HIV-related facial/buttock wasting […]
February 24, 2017

Interview with Dr Gerald Pierone About HIV Lipodystrophy Options

Nelson Vergel, director of Program for Wellness Restoration, interviews Dr Pierone about his long experience treating patients with HIV facial lipoatrophy and his upcoming study for […]
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 […]
November 30, 2015

HIV-related wasting can have long-term consequences

HIV-related wasting can have long-term consequences People who suffered wasting in the past more vulnerable to frailty in later life Michael Carter Published: 30 November 2015 […]
October 28, 2015

HPV and HIV: What You Need to Know About Anal Cancer (Video)

Men who have anal sex with men (MSM) are more likely to get anal HPVthan men who only have sex with women. Researchers estimate that the prevalence […]
September 12, 2015

Best Posts on Aging with HIV from TheBody.com This Week

Forum on Aging With HIV: H. Pylori and HIV: What Do I Need to Know? (Editor’s Pick)               Forum on […]
September 10, 2015

Two New HIV Studies Give Access to Research Medications to People with Multi-Drug Resistance

By Nelson Vergel.  SalvageTherapies.org No one can deny that many patients can now suppress their HIV with effective antiretrovirals (ARVs) that cause fewer side effects. However, […]
September 10, 2015

Webcast : Beyond the Berlin Patient- How Researchers Are Now Trying to Cure More HIV+ People

Webcast : Beyond the Berlin Patient- How Researchers Are Now Trying to Cure More HIV+ People By Nelson Vergel We all read headlines almost weekly about […]
August 28, 2015

Webcast Transcript: All You Need to Know About the Use of Truvada to Prevent HIV Infection (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis- PrEP)

TRANSCRIPT FROM GOOGLE HANGOUT ON HIV PRE-EXPOSURE PROPHYLAXIS (PrEP) WITH DAMON JACOBS AND NELSON VERGEL Scott:           Hello everybody. Scott Sillary here with Viral […]
July 23, 2015

The HIV Prevention Pill: A Free Webcast on July 29, 6:30 PM (EDT)

The HIV Prevention Pill: A Free Webcast on July 29, 6:30 PM (EDT) Activists and educators Damon Jacobs and Nelson Vergel will answer questions about the […]
June 24, 2015

Impaired sperm motility in HIV-infected men: an unexpected adverse effect of efavirenz?

Impaired sperm motility in HIV-infected men: an unexpected adverse effect of efavirenz? Frapsauce C, et al. Hum Reprod. 2015. Authors Frapsauce C1, Grabar S2, Leruez-Ville M3, […]
March 16, 2015

HIV Activist Raises Hope and Warnings in New Attachment Inhibitor Trial.

Video: HIV Activist Raises Hope and Warnings in New Attachment Inhibitor Trial. Leading HIV activist Nelson Vergel raises hopes but also warns HIV salvage patients and their […]
March 5, 2015

Starting HIV Medications Within First Weeks of Infection Decreases Hidden Virus

Clin Infect Dis. (2015) doi: 10.1093/cid/civ171First published online: March 3, 2015 Impact of the Earliness of Antiretroviral Therapy Initiation During Primary HIV-1 Infection on the Decay of Cell-Associated HIV-DNA Moussa […]
March 3, 2015

Most Important HIV Research Reports from CROI 2015

From Jules Levin: perhaps the biggest stories out of CROI from my perspective are the development of 2 new HIV therapies – the new attachment inhibitor & the new […]
January 30, 2015

Prezcobix and Evotaz: Two New HIV Fixed Dose Combinations Approved this Week

January 29, 2015 Janssen Therapeutics, Division of Janssen Products, LP (Janssen), today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved PREZCOBIX™ (darunavir 800 mg/cobicistat […]
December 19, 2014

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November 15, 2014

Cost Effectiveness of Current HIV Cure Approaches

Published: November 14, 2014 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0113031 Abstract Background We examined efficacy, toxicity, relapse, cost, and quality-of-life thresholds of hypothetical HIV cure interventions that would make them […]
November 15, 2014

Groundbreaking HIV vaccine’s effects were real – and could be made to work better

Findings from further studies using a reformulation of the only HIV vaccine that has ever worked in a large efficacy trial were presented at the recent HIV […]
November 15, 2014

Prevalence and risk factors of sleep disturbances in a large HIV-infected adult population.

Prevalence and risk factors of sleep disturbances in a large HIV-infected adult population. Authors Allavena C1, Guimard T2, Billaud E3, de la Tullaye S4, Reliquet V1, Pineau S3, Hüe H3, Supiot C1,Chennebault JM5, Michau […]
October 22, 2014

Ibalizumab: First HIV Drug to Get Orphan Drug Status for Salvage Patients

Shares of TaiMed Biologics Inc, which manufactures drugs to treat AIDS, soared 12.93 percent yesterday after its new TMB-355 drug for intravenous injection was granted orphan […]
October 19, 2014

Demystifying HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis

Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis or PrEP is an HIV prevention strategy where an HIV negative person takes a daily pill to reduce their risk of contracting HIV. It’s […]
October 18, 2014

Video: Three PrEP Myths Busted (One Pill Per Day to Prevent HIV)

October 10, 2014

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Harvoni (ledipasvir and sofosbuvir) to treat chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotype 1 infection.

For Immediate Release October 10, 2014 Release The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Harvoni (ledipasvir and sofosbuvir) to treat chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) […]
October 8, 2014

As PrEP Becomes More Available, Couples With One HIV + Partner Consider Treatment

It has been recommended that gay and bisexual men consider taking pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, for HIV prevention, but there is one demographic that, according to […]
October 8, 2014

What You Should Know About Ebola

Important facts summarized in this great figure.
October 7, 2014

HIV Prevention Pill (Truvada) Patient Assistance Program Now Available

More Breaking from U.S. Conference on AIDS: Gilead is raising income levels for their Assistance Program to 500% of FPL (or approx $58,350). So you may […]
July 11, 2014

Great video that explains how a DEXA scan works for measuring bone, body fat and muscle

This video about how a full body dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) scan works as the best way to measure body composition.  However, few clinics provide it since […]
July 9, 2014

Fwd: Hot Topics: Our Inner Demons; How Bad Is Smoking?; Once-Monthly Treatment?; and More

If you have trouble reading this email, you can see the online version at: www.thebody.com/topics.html July 9, 2014 Visit the Forums Read Past Email Newsletters Change/Update […]
July 7, 2014

5 Min Video: How Does the Immune System Work?

Great video made by drawing and explaining the role of each immune cell.
June 17, 2014

Fwd: Hot Topics: Disclosing After Sex; Is My Decline Inevitable?; Is “Empty Stomach” a Must?; and More

If you have trouble reading this email, you can see the online version at: www.thebody.com/topics.html June 17, 2014 Visit the Forums Read Past Email Newsletters Change/Update […]
June 12, 2014

What to do if you just got diagnosed HIV positive?- Video

Nelson Vergel explains each one of the steps that need to be taken after a HIV diagnosis.
June 12, 2014

VIDEO: ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TESTOSTERONE

Nelson Vergel speaks about how to know if you need testosterone replacement, how to diagnose low testosterone, all testosterone treatment options, how to maximize benefits (increase […]
June 11, 2014

Treatment News : Treating Leaking Gut May Slow Progression of HIV Disease

A kidney drug was able to decrease gut related immune activation in monkeys http://www.poz.com/articles/leaking_gut_761_25741.shtml
June 11, 2014

In HIV News: Vitamin D Deficiency Impact; Hepatitis C Research Recap; Lower Prostate Cancer Risk; and More

  If you have trouble reading this e-mail, you can read the online version at: www.thebodypro.com/newsletter.html  Top Stories on TheBodyPRO.com: June 10, 2014 FEATURED STORIES Vitamin […]
June 11, 2014

Hot Topics: Slowing CD4 Decline; Pill Care on Road Trips; Assessing Your Brain Health; and More

If you have trouble reading this email, you can see the online version at: www.thebody.com/topics.html June 10, 2014 Visit the Forums Read Past Email Newsletters Change/Update […]
June 9, 2014

Injection Every 3 Months to Prevent HIV- Study in San Francisco Enrolling Now

There’s a new clinical trial about to get started in SF looking for 25 men or transwomen who are at relatively low risk for HIV to […]
June 6, 2014

HIV-Positive Venezuelans Are Desperately Seeking HIV Medications- Please Help

Even though Venezuela is the third largest oil exporter to the United States and has the largest oil reserves in the world, you would not know […]
June 5, 2014

AIDS SURVIVORS SUMMIT SAN FRANCISCO CONVENED ON JUNE 5, 2014 NATIONAL HIV/AIDS LONG-TERM SURVIVORS AWARENESS DAY

San Francisco, CA — June 5, 2014 is the first-ever National HIV/AIDS Long-Term Survivors Awareness Day (NHALTSAD). On that day, Let’s Kick ASS—AIDS Survivor Syndrome convenes the AIDS Survivors Summit/San Francisco 2014at […]
June 5, 2014

Bill sponsored by HIV-Positive Legislator Advances Tuesday to Help People with HIV-related Lipodystrophy

The bill was sponsored by Carl Sciortino, one of the nation’s few openly gay and openly HIV-positive legislators. The 35-year-old has since stepped down from the legislature to […]
June 5, 2014

Statin Therapy Does Not Improve Cardiovascular Risk for Patients With HIV and Low HDL

The main lipid abnormality of people living with HIV is low high density lipoprotein (HDL).  There are 5 subfractions of HDL: 2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, and 3c, […]
May 28, 2014

New CDC Guidelines: People at Risk for HIV Should Consider Truvada PrEP

Healthcare providers should advise people at “substantial risk” for HIV infection about pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) using tenofovir/emtricitabine, or Truvada, according to new guidelines issued by the U.S. […]
May 24, 2014

PMMA-microspheres for the treatment of HIV-associated buttock lipodystrophy.

Soft tissue augmentation with PMMA-microspheres for the treatment of HIV-associated buttock lipodystrophy. Authors Serra MS, et al.  Journal Int J STD AIDS. 2014 May 22. pii: 0956462414536878. […]
January 22, 2014

The untold side of the movie “Dallas Buyers Club”

The movie Dallas Buyers Club brings attention to a little-recognized part of the AIDS activist movement: the desperate struggle to provide anything that might treat the […]
December 9, 2013

Activists Condemn Gilead for Exhorbitant Price of Their New Hepatitis C Drug

For Immediate Release December 9, 2013 Contact: Lynda Dee 410-332-1170 or lyndamdee@aol.com Fair Pricing Coalition Condemns Gilead Sciences on the High Price of New Hepatitis C […]
October 9, 2013

Briefing at Congress: The Changing Face of HIV/AIDS in America

Briefing:   The Changing Face of HIV/ AIDS in America September 18, 2013  Briefing: 9:30-10:30 a.m. Reception: 10:30-11 :30 a.m. US Congress Capitol Visitors Center, Room SVC […]
October 5, 2013

Once a Month HIV Medications – Cost Effectiveness

Long-acting antiretroviral (ARV) formulations, now in clinical development, could prolong survival in people with HIV, according to results of a modeling study [1]. But the benefit […]
September 2, 2013

HPV vaccine wears off quickly in HIV-positive women

Women with HIV probably need a booster shot of HPV vaccine within 2 years to maintain efficacy, according to a Canadian study of quadrivalent HPV vaccine […]
August 29, 2013

What Can We Look Forward to in HIV Cure Research? Conversation With Research Advocate Richard Jefferys

This past March, the 20th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) brought an unprecedented flurry of mainstream interest in potential HIV cure strategies. TheBodyPRO.com’s Nelson Vergel sat […]
August 29, 2013

How HIV Providers Should Prepare for Obamacare

The Affordable Care Act: The name alone is enough to make the eyes of clinicians and patients alike glaze over. Yet the impact of the ACA […]
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 […]
July 3, 2013

Two More Patients Are Cured of HIV- And This Time With A Less Complex Regimen

“Both the surviving patients had been receiving prolonged antiretroviral therapy and received stem cell transplants with a reduced-intensity conditioning regimen of chemotherapy designed to eradicate the […]
July 1, 2013

New HIV Eradication Study: The Use of a Personalized ImmuneTherapy (AGS-004) with a Reservoir Activating Agent

Argos Therapeutics Announces Plans for HIV Eradication Study  “To create AGS-004, ribonucleic acid (RNA) is isolated from HIV particles obtained from patients, and dendritic cells are […]
June 30, 2013

Free 2013 Report: New HIV, HCV and TB Drugs, Diagnostics, and Vaccines in the Research Pipeline

HIV i-Base/Treatment Action Group 2013 Pipeline Reportcalls on leaders to get the best HIV, hepatitis C virus (HCV), and tuberculosis drugs, diagnostics, and vaccines to the most […]
June 26, 2013

Supreme Court strikes down DOMA

The gay rights movement saw a significant victory at the Supreme Court Wednesday, where the justices struck down part of a law that prohibits federal recognition […]
June 6, 2013

ResearchMatch Connects HIV Study Volunteers with Researchers

I highly encourage everyone to join our important attempt to accelerate the cure of HIV.  Research Match also helps connect patients with other diseases with private investigators. […]
May 15, 2013

SANGAMO BIOSCIENCES PRESENTS CLINICAL DATA DEMONSTRATING HIV RESERVOIR REDUCTION IN HIV-INFECTED SUBJECTS TREATED WITH MODIFIED IMMUNE CELLS WITH ZINC FINGER NUCLEASES

SANGAMO BIOSCIENCES PRESENTS CLINICAL DATA DEMONSTRATING HIV RESERVOIR REDUCTION IN HIV-INFECTED SUBJECTS TREATED WITH ZFP THERAPEUTIC®, SB-728-T Unprecedented Immune Reconstitution Drives HIV Viral Reservoir DepletionEncouraging Preliminary […]
May 1, 2013

Report from CROI-2013- My Personal Picks

CROI 2013 Report Nelson Vergel I was happy to attend  CROI-2013 in Atlanta on March 3-6, 2013.  These are areas of great interest to me and […]
April 12, 2013

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April 4, 2013

Timing and T-Cells: The Evolution of When to Start Treatment Through One Doctor’s Eyes – TheBodyPRO.com

http://www.thebodypro.com/content/71010/timing-and-t-cells-the-evolution-of-when-to-start-.html?ic=700100 Regards, Nelson Sent from my phone so please excuse misspellings and brevity
March 18, 2013

Sexual hormones in HIV-infected patients: the influence of antiretroviral therapy

AIDS: 12 April 2002 – Volume 16 – Issue 6 – pp 934-937 Research Letters Sexual hormones in HIV-infected patients: the influence of antiretroviral therapy Collazos, […]
March 14, 2013

New HIV Drugs and Formulations in the Near Future (CROI 2013 Presentation)

All of the presentations in this section were great. The one on new drugs is contained in the last set of slides (blue slides at 1:22:46) http://webcasts.retroconference.org/console/player/19437?mediaType=podiumVideo […]
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 […]
February 4, 2013

Recent Studies Show Concerns With The Use of Tenofovir (Viread), Popular Drug in HIV Treatment

Tenofovir impairs enzyme that stops cells aging This study let us know that NRTI drugs, already known for causing the damage to mitochondrial DNA that leads […]
January 18, 2013

Innovative HIV Gene Therapy Study Soon to Start Enrollment

http://www.thebodypro.com/content/70316/innovative-hiv-gene-therapy-study-soon-to-start-en.html
January 10, 2013

Inactive HIV may provide HIV patients with immune protection — study | SciTech | GMA News Online | The Go-To Site for Filipinos Everywhere

http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/289657/scitech/science/inactive-hiv-may-provide-hiv-patients-with-immune-protection-study Regards, Nelson Sent from my phone so please excuse misspellings and brevity
January 9, 2013

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December 27, 2012

Two companies have an effective 100% cure for Hepatitis C without interferon or ribavirin. But this cure is literally being withheld from millions

Two companies have an effective 100% cure for Hepatitis C without interferon or ribavirin.  But this cure is literally being withheld from millions by pharmaceutical giant Gilead Sciences because they […]
December 27, 2012

HCV Treatment Pipeline Update

Great summary of the research/development pipeline for new Hep C drugs.  It does not include side effects, however. http://www.pipelinereport.org/toc/HCV/dec-treatment-pipeline-update
December 26, 2012

Grapefruit and medication interactions: forbidden fruit or avoidable consequences?

Table of medications that can interact with grapefruit
December 22, 2012

Groundbreaking Gene Therapy Study Gets The Go-Ahead By The FDA

Calimmune, a small biotechnology company, is  giving people a low dose chemo agent (as conditioning) and then infusing them with stem cells  that have been modified […]