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ANAHEIM, Calif., Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Headquartered in Anaheim, California, WholeHealth Products.
Breakthrough Infectious Disease Protection Device in Ebola & HIV/AIDS Landscape MILWAUKEE, Oct.
Project will focus on innovations in preventive sexual health screening in sexually-active FTM transgender patients Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 07, 2014
The origin of the AIDS pandemic can be traced back to a city in what is now the Democratic Republic of Congo. The spread of the virus may have more to do with a "perfect storm" of circumstances in Kinshasa during the 1920's.
Will offer training and technical assistance to help Ryan White-funded HIV organizations navigate changing health care landscape Boston, MA (PRWEB) September
Program expands access to care supporting the Diagnostics Access Initiative PLEASANTON, Calif., Sept.
Most Are Unaware of New Prevention Options, Such as PrEP, or Current Treatment Recommendations MENLO PARK, Calif., Sept.
GENEVA, September 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MPP signs sub-licences with six generic manufacturers for the development of Phase III
100,000 HIV/Syphilis Duo Rapid Tests Donated to African First Ladies to Launch OAFLA's Push to Eliminate Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV and Syphilis in Their Countries NEW YORK,
Powerful Personal Videos Reveal the Impact of HIV And Urge Others to #SpeakOutHIV MENLO PARK, Calif., Sept.
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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