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HIV infection re-shapes the relationship between semen bacteria and immune factors which in turn affects viral load, suggesting that the semen microbiome plays a role in sexual transmission of HIV, researchers report.
6 hrs ago | Mental Help Net
Human semen is naturally colonized by bacteria, and a new study suggests the microbes might have a role to play in both HIV transmission and levels in infected men.
10 hrs ago | CBS Local
While the overall number of people diagnosed with HIV has declined over the last decade in the U.S., the number has risen among young gay men, reports Live Science .
14 hrs ago | NWCN.com
Members of the public hold candles to mourn the victims of HIV/AIDS and the victims of flight MH17 during a candlelight vigil in Melbourne, Australia.
Smoking is bad. But it can be worse, especially if you're HIV-positive - and the CDC wants you to know it.
Dear Dr. Roach : I am 49 years old and fairly healthy. I've been HIV-positive for over 20 years and have diabetes.
From the minute a person decides to take the HIV test, a counsellor's role begins.
Aside from a group of protestors demanding a 'Robin Hood' tax to help fight AIDS , most delegates left buoyed by former US president Bill Clinton's keynote speech.
Sex workers from more than 30 countries came together this week at the Sex Worker Pre-Conference preceding the 20th International AIDS Conference in Melbourne to consider proposed changes to policy and funding approaches aimed at positioning human rights as critical to the response to HIV/AIDS.
An AIDS-free generation is within reach if early treatment is provided to people infected with HIV and help scaled up for women and children, former U.S. president Bill Clinton said on Wednesday.
The Global Network of People Living with HIV , the International HIV/AIDS Alliance and STOP AIDS NOW! have launched a new Community Guide, Driving the HIV response , developed in response to the World Health Organization 2013 Consolidated Guidelines on the use of antiretroviral drugs for treating and preventing HIV.
An anti-HIV drug being developed by Australian biotech Biotron may represent one of the next big steps in the treatment of the virus.
Dr Deborah Persaud, principal researcher in the Mississippi baby case, speaking at AIDS 2014.
New research identifies the unhappiest cities in the U.S., but finds that some young people are still willing to relocate to them for a good job opportunity or lower housing prices.
The HDAC inhibitor romidepsin was able to awaken latent HIV in resting T-cells, causing it to start producing new virus, but this was not associated with a decrease in the size of the viral reservoir in T-cells, researchers reported at the 20th International AIDS Conference this week in Melbourne.
As part of its normal life cycle, HIV inserts a copy of itself into the genome of every cell it infects.
The elusive quest for an HIV cure received a boost at the world AIDS conference Tuesday as scientists said they had forced the virus out of a hiding place where it had lurked after being suppressed by drugs.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 07:01 pm
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