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World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 22, 2014
The elusive quest for an HIV cure received a boost at the world AIDS conference on Tuesday as scientists said they had forced the virus out of a hiding place where it had lurked after being suppressed by drugs.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday July 21, 2014
In a discovery that raises hope for a cure for AIDS, two Australian men have been found to be HIV-free after receiving stem cells to treat cancer. The two patients' virus levels became undetectable after bone-marrow therapy with stem cells.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 21, 2014
Scientists have uncovered two new cases of HIV patients in whom the virus has become undetectable, according to the Nature journal
World | Reuters | Sunday July 20, 2014
The annual rate of diagnosis with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, fell by a third in the United States between 2002 and 2011, researchers reported on Saturday.
World | Agence France Presse | Saturday July 19, 2014
Scientists on Saturday vowed to press ahead with their quest for a cure for AIDS, despite losing a veteran colleague and suffering a setback in research.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 18, 2014
AIDS researcher Joep Lange, killed in the Malaysian jet crash in Ukraine, was a pioneer of cheap anti-retrovirals for the poor, colleagues said on Friday, remembering him as a man of compassion and vision.
Indo Asian News Service | Friday July 18, 2014
If confirmed, the biomarker may be able to predict which patients will benefit most from the therapeutic HIV vaccine candidate Vacc-4x.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 17, 2014
India has the third-highest number of people living with HIV in the world with 2.1 million Indians accounting for about four out of 10 people infected with the deadly virus in the Asia-Pacific region, according to a UN report.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 16, 2014
The number of deaths from AIDS is going up in Russia, contrary to a global downward trend, a senior Russian health official said on Wednesday, blaming a lack of public education about HIV infection.
World | Reuters | Wednesday July 16, 2014
The United Nations said on Wednesday new HIV infections and deaths from AIDS were decreasing, making it possible to control the epidemic by 2030.
India | Reuters | Monday July 14, 2014
India's pharmaceutical pricing regulator has cut and capped the prices of more than 100 drugs used to treat diseases ranging from diabetes to HIV to malaria, a move likely to hit the profit margins of drug firms like Sanofi SA, Abbott Laboratories an...
World | Reuters | Friday July 11, 2014
Five key groups, including gay men, prostitutes and prisoners, have stubbornly high rates of HIV that are threatening progress in the global AIDS battle, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Friday.
World | Associated Press | Friday July 11, 2014
A US girl born with the AIDS virus and in remission for years despite stopping treatment now shows signs that she still harbors HIV - and therefore is not cured. The news is a setback to hopes that very early treatment with powerful HIV drugs might r...
India | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday July 10, 2014
13 HIV positive orphans have been repeatedly denied admission to schools in a Goa town because of strong objections from residents.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 9, 2014
A deadlock between the parent teachers association (PTA) and management over granting of admission to 13 HIV-positive students has forced the school authorities to temporarily close down the educational institution.
World | Associated Press | Monday June 30, 2014
New York state can end its three-decade HIV crisis by the year 2020, Governor Andrew Cuomo said Sunday as he announced an ambitious plan to deliver a knockout blow to the epidemic by boosting testing, reducing new infections and expanding treatment.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 21, 2014
A sharp rise in new HIV infections in the Middle East and North Africa is a worrying trend, despite some positive developments, UNAIDS chief Michel Sidibe told AFP on Friday.
World | Reuters | Saturday June 14, 2014
Brazilian health officials handed out condoms to World Cup fans in Sao Paulo on Friday and took advantage of festivities in the city to test people for HIV.
World | Reuters | Saturday June 14, 2014
The program, part of the UNAIDS "Protect the Goal" HIV/AIDS prevention program, provides rapid HIV testing and counseling, as well as free condoms and emergency retroviral drugs. It is also being offered in 11 other cities across Sao Paulo state wher...
World | Associated Press | Tuesday May 27, 2014
Religious activists, students and colleagues gathered outside Jamaica's biggest university Monday to protest the firing of an HIV expert who testified on behalf of church groups defending an anti-sodomy law.