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Cancer Immunotherapy Adapted for HIV

T-cell infected by HIV

A biotechnology company is adapting and licensing its immunotherapy process, originally designed for cancer, as a cure for HIV infections. . . . → Read More: Cancer Immunotherapy Adapted for HIV

Monthly HIV Drug Combo Approved by FDA

HIV released from cell

The Food and Drug Administration approved a drug regimen given once a month to control HIV infections, to replace daily antiretroviral medications. . . . → Read More: Monthly HIV Drug Combo Approved by FDA

Crispr Edits Out HIV-Like Genes from Monkey DNA

Kamel Khalili and Tricia Burdo

Researchers show the gene-editing technique Crispr can remove genes gained from infections similar to HIV in lab monkeys, as well as viral signals from their bodies. . . . → Read More: Crispr Edits Out HIV-Like Genes from Monkey DNA

Engineered Immune, Stem Cells Studied for HIV Cure

HIV released from cell

Academic and industry researchers are investigating engineered immune-system cells combined with stem cells as an immunotherapy to neutralize HIV viruses and cure infections. . . . → Read More: Engineered Immune, Stem Cells Studied for HIV Cure

FDA Blocks Monthly HIV Drug Combo

T-cell infected by HIV

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration rejected a combination of experimental and existing drugs given once a month to treat HIV. . . . → Read More: FDA Blocks Monthly HIV Drug Combo

FDA Approves Single Dual-Drug Pill for HIV

HIV released from cell

The Food and Drug Administration approved a daily pill with 2 drugs to lower viral loads in people with HIV, but who have not yet taken other HIV drugs. . . . → Read More: FDA Approves Single Dual-Drug Pill for HIV

Trial Testing Vaginal Ring, PrEP in Teens, Young Women

Vaginal ring and PrEP

A clinical trial is underway testing use and preferences for drugs or a medical device to prevent HIV infection among young women and teenage girls in Africa. . . . → Read More: Trial Testing Vaginal Ring, PrEP in Teens, Young Women

Patent Set for Long-Term Drug Capsules

Star-shaped drug delivery

Techniques for delivering drugs in capsule form that last a week or longer in the patient are expected to receive a patent soon from U.S. authorities. . . . → Read More: Patent Set for Long-Term Drug Capsules

Infographic – HIV Infections Growing in Eastern Europe

Chart: HIV cases in Europe

While much attention is focused on the continuing AIDS and HIV crisis in Africa, countries in Eastern Europe are also facing growing numbers of HIV infections. . . . → Read More: Infographic – HIV Infections Growing in Eastern Europe

Antibody Combination Shown to Suppress HIV

T-cell infected by HIV

Results from a small-scale clinical trial show a combination of antibodies can suppress the HIV virus for many weeks after stopping antiretroviral therapy. . . . → Read More: Antibody Combination Shown to Suppress HIV