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For every #UniteToFightHIV update during the campaign, The makers of LifeStyles brand condoms will donate a condom to the AIDS Healthcare Foundation ISELIN, N.J., Nov.
“Give a Minute” Campaign Designed to Generate Public Awareness and Promote Testing Chicago, IL (PRWEB) November 28, 2014 The American Society for
Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi, AIDS activist and actress Judith Light, among several guest speakers, honourees and young students being recognized for their work in the fight against AIDS
New study finds that two-thirds of Americans with virus not in check have been diagnosed, but were no longer in care ATLANTA, Nov.
World AIDS Day Reveal of HIV+ Artist Mondo Guerra Custom 2015 Legacy #loveresponsibly MIAMI, Nov.
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Women take a stand to improve HIV care outcomes globally WASHINGTON, Nov.
In 2014 DKT will sell more than 500 million condoms, protecting millions of couples in 20 countries. WASHINGTON, DC (PRWEB) November 12, 2014 World AIDS
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...
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