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Drug Brings HIV Out of Hiding in Immune Cells
One reason why HIV is difficult to cure is because the virus hides in...
- Posted March 9, 2012
Vaccinating Immune Cells Directly Can Help Ward Off HIV Infection
A technique involving isolating a patient’s own immune cells, boosting them with a vaccine,...
- Posted February 14, 2012
Studies of Immune System and HIV Reveals Mechanism Cells Use to Fight Virus
A new study in a top scientific journal reveals a key way our immune...
- Posted February 13, 2012
Saliva Test for HIV as Effective As Blood Tests
New research shows that a diagnostic test for HIV infection using saliva rather than...
- Posted January 26, 2012
Discovery of Viral Protein Structure Helps Researchers Developing an HIV Antibody
One reason why the immune system fails to fight off HIV infection is because...
- Posted December 1, 2011
New Molecules Designed to Get Anti-HIV Drugs Into the Brain
While HIV penetrates the brain during infection, anti-viral drugs cannot. This allows the brain...
- Posted October 19, 2011
Preliminary Success in HIV Vaccine Clinical Trials
A newly developed HIV vaccine is in the middle of clinical trials, and early...
- Posted September 28, 2011
New Research Shows How HIV Infects Immune Cells
HIV infects a certain class of immune cells, called T cells during the infection...
- Posted August 24, 2011
Protein Engineered that Blocks HIV’s Ability to Infect Cells
A group of researchers trying to devise ways to fight HIV has developed a...
- Posted August 4, 2011
HIV Breaks Down Blood-Brain Barrier: Linked to Neurological Symptoms
That HIV infection frequently causes neurological symptoms is well-established, yet why many patients experience...
- Posted July 4, 2011