Treatment

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September 16, 2019

This has been a landmark year for HIV treatment; a seven-year study confirmed that taking ART can prevent transmission between gay couples and a second patient has been effectively cured of HIV after receiving a stem cell transplant as a cancer treatment.

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August 26, 2019

Broadly neutralizing antibodies (bnAbs) are currently under investigation as a therapy for HIV-1 infection and recent clinical trials have shown prolonged viral suppression by bnAbs during antiretroviral treatment interruption.

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August 23, 2019

Drugs work stunningly well to control HIV—but not in everyone, and not without side effects. That's why a small cadre of patients known as elite controllers has long fascinated researchers: Their immune system alone naturally suppresses HIV for decades without drugs.

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August 23, 2019

Background: HIV acquisition remains high among adolescent girls and young women (AGYW, aged 15–24 years) in sub-Saharan Africa.

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July 30, 2019

Exposure to dolutegravir at the time of conception or during the first three months of pregnancy is associated with a small increased risk of neural tube defects, longer-term follow-up of a national birth cohort in Botswana has found.

News
July 26, 2019
The new drug is cheaper — and lower costs are expected to make it easier for government to scale up its antiretroviral treatment to ensure that the more than seven million people in South African living with HIV are able to access treatment.
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July 16, 2019

Have you been looking for an easier and more accurate way to quantify pediatric HIV treatment needs over time?

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June 11, 2019

With only a year until 2020 – and the deadline to reach the 90-90-90 targets – South Africa is dangerously off track. Currently 7.1 million people are living with HIV in the country.

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June 5, 2019

More adolescents and young adults living with HIV are surviving into adulthood. As a result they must transition from pediatric health services to HIV self-management and adult care.