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The company has received final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) for its Abacavir Sulfate Lamivudine, and Zidovudine Tablets, Lupin Ltd said in a statement.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday December 6, 2013
Signs of HIV have returned in two American men who appeared to have briefly eradicated the virus after bone marrow transplants for cancer, US doctors said on Friday.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday December 3, 2013
President Barack Obama announced a new initiative at the National Institutes of Health in pursuit of a cure for HIV, saying his administration is redirecting $100 million into the project to find a new generation of therapies.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 25, 2013
The number of adolescents infected by the HIV virus has jumped by one third over the past decade.
World | Reuters | Thursday November 21, 2013
More than a quarter of a million children each year are born infected with the virus that causes AIDS, but too few are being tested early to receive treatment and prolong their lives, the United Nations said on Wednesday.
World | Reuters | Thursday November 7, 2013
HIV epidemics are becoming more concentrated in marginalised groups such as sex workers, drug users and gay men, and could defy global attempts to combat AIDS if attitudes do not change, a U.N. expert said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday November 2, 2013
US scientists seeking to unravel the mysteries of HIV have made an important breakthrough after capturing the clearest image yet of a protein which allows the deadly virus to attack human immune cells, new research showed on Tuesday.
India | Sutapa Deb | Saturday October 26, 2013
About 150 million people worldwide live with Hepatitis C virus infection, with the disease killing nearly 3.5 lakh people each year. In India nearly 12 million are estimated to be infected by Hepatitis C. Most infections remain unknown, undiagnosed a...
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 24, 2013
A three-year-old US girl who was given emergency treatment within 30 hours of being born with AIDS remains free from the deadly virus even after 18 months -the first time HIV has been put into remission in a child.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 23, 2013
A US-based nanotechnology firm, headed by an Indian-origin scientist, claims to have created an inexpensive mobile device and app that can accurately test for AIDS in just under an hour.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 2, 2013
Properties of a self-proclaimed doctor, who cheated patients by prescribing a "miracle medicine" as a cure for diseases like HIV and cancer, has been attached by a special court which termed them as "proceeds of crime".
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 2, 2013
Some diseases just have a bad name. But even when their commonly known labels glorify Nazi doctors or slander certain ethnic groups, old habits are hard to change, experts say. Medical conditions, viruses and even personality quirks have long been na...
World | Reuters | Thursday September 19, 2013
Scientists have identified a gene which they say may have the ability to prevent HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, from spreading after it enters the body.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Friday August 23, 2013
In a shocking case of abuse, a 16-year-old student from a Thane college was forcibly married off to an HIV+ patient by her mother based in Kalwa, Mumbai, police said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 6, 2013
Admissions of 26 HIV positive girls at a government primary school at Amboli village in the district has triggered protests by parents of other children. They have threatened to pull out their wards if the admissions are not cancelled.
World | Reuters | Wednesday July 3, 2013
Two men with HIV have been off AIDS drugs for several months after receiving stem-cell transplants for cancer that appear to have cleared the virus from their bodies, researchers reported today.
Press Trust of India | Saturday June 22, 2013
During the final, both the finalists, as well as match officials, ICC and ECB staff, and cricketers will wear red ribbons to raise awareness about the stigma surrounding people living with HIV.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday June 14, 2013
A government-run blood bank in Assam was on Friday accused of spreading the deadly HIV virus among recipients who got infected after a blood transfusion there. The magnitude of the allegations has led the Assam government to institute a probe.
World | Reuters | Thursday June 13, 2013
A daily dose of powerful anti-HIV medicine helped cut the risk of infection with the AIDS virus by 49 percent in intravenous drug users in a Bangkok study that showed for the first time such a preventive step can work in this high-risk population.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 12, 2013
England players James Tredwell, Ravi Bopara and Jos Buttler visited Terrence Higgins Trust and The Food Chain in London on Tuesday, while South Africa's JP Duminy, David Miller, Aaron Phangiso, Farhaan Behardien and assistant coach Russell Domingo vi...