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ORLANDO, Fla. and DUBLIN, Jan. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Immune Therapeutics, Inc. today announced the signing of the agreement with KRS Global Biotechnology, Inc.
The Visiting Nurse Association of Central Jersey (VNACJ) Ryan White HIV/AIDS medical case management program was again recognized out of a field of sixteen agencies, for excellence in providing
$315,000 in grant awards focus on the AIDS epidemic in the Southern United States NEW YORK, Jan.
One of the fastest growing online stores for buying condoms, Condoms4play is offering superior yet affordably priced Durex Extra Safe Condom to its clients. (PRWEB)
Phase I Trial Reveals DNA Immunotherapy Results Were Similar To HIV-Infected Patients Whose Disease Did Not Progress PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Jan.
ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Immune Therapeutics Inc.
Research into the use of HIV vaccines in primates has discovered that the vaccines can “backfire” and result in even higher rates of infection.
JOHANNESBURG and PITTSBURGH, Dec. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mylan Inc.
Adult men and women who have contracted the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) could experience hearing issues as a result of the pathogen, according to new research published Friday in the online edition of JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery.
Quantitative Test for Rapid Measurement of the HIV-1 Viral Load in Plasma Delivers Individual Results in About 90 Minutes SUNNYVALE, Calif. and GENEVA, Dec.
AIDS is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published 18 times yearly by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, London, UK. It was established in 1987 and is the official journal of the International AIDS Society. It covers all aspects of HIV and AIDS research, including basic science, clinical trials, epidemiology, and social science. As of May 2012, the editor-in-chief is Jay A. Levy. AIDS has been cited as the most read journal in its area of science and has the highest impact of all...
Simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV), also known as African Green Monkey virus, is a retrovirus able to infect at least 33 species of African primates. SIV has been present in monkeys and apes for at least 32,000 years, probably longer. Strains from two of these primate species have crossed the barriers into humans resulting in HIV-2 and HIV-1. Contraction involves contact with the blood of chimps that are often hunted for bushmeat in Africa. SIV infections appear in many cases to be...
Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV) one of seven currently known human cancer virus, is also the eighth human herpesvirus. Kaposi's sarcoma, caused by the virus, is common in AIDS patients, primary effusion lymphoma, and some types of multicentric Castelman's disease. Moritz Kaposi discovered the blood vessel tumor, in 1872, which would eventually be names Kaposi's sarcoma. It was originally though that KS was of Jewish and Mediterranean origins until it was found to be common...
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), a lentivirus, causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) which is a condition in humans were the immune system begins to fail, leading to life-threatening opportunistic infections. Infection is transferred through bodily fluids where HIV is present as both free virus particles and within infected immune cells. The four most common routes of infection are unsafe sex, contaminated needles, breast milk, and transmission from an infected mother to her...
- In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
- In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
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