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Feb 05, 2020
Another bites the dust: H.I.V. vaccine shut down as it fails trial, disappointing researchersA vaccine against HIV is sorely needed because even now around 1.7 million people are newly infected each year.
Dec 09, 2019
China's failed gene-edited baby experiment proves we're not ready for human embryo modificationHe Jiankui and team were targeting gene CCR5, which is necessary for the HIV virus to enter into white blood cells and infect our body.
Nov 10, 2018
Researchers develop portable, low-cost cellphone-based diagnostic tool to detect HIVResearchers found that the platform allowed the detection of HIV with 99.1 percent specificity.
Sep 23, 2018
HIV patient attempts suicide, poisons daughters' food in Tamil Nadu's Erode district; girls declared dead, father criticalAfter the neighbours noticed the three lying unconscious, they informed Tamil Nadu police, who rushed to the spot and shifted them to Anthiyur Government Hospital
Jul 21, 2017
India, China and Pakistan among 10 countries accounting for more than 95 percent of all new HIV infectionsIndia, China and Pakistan are among the 10 countries that accounted for more than 95 percent of all new HIV infections in Asia and Pacific region in 2016
Aug 02, 2016
New drug may prevent HIV transmission in women, kidsA new potent anti-HIV drug may effectively prevent vaginal and oral transmission of the deadly virus, scientists have shown in animal models.
Apr 28, 2016
Single antibody infusions found promising against HIVA single antibody infusion can protect monkeys against infection with an HIV-like virus for up to 23 weeks, researchers have found.
Apr 18, 2016
Here is how HIV virus evades immune systemScientists have identified a human (host) protein that weakens the immune response to HIV and other viruses.
Mar 04, 2015
Boost for future cure as scientists discover 'hiding place' of HIV in human cellsA team of scientists in Italy has discovered the "hiding place" of HIV virus in cells that holds promise for important developments towards new therapies to cure the disease.
Aug 26, 2014
Proteins that help entry HIV, Ebola viruses also block their release: Studyscientists have discovered that a family of proteins that helps viruses, such as HIV and Ebola, enter a cell can also block the release of these deadly viruses