HIV in the News

Published on: April 24, 2015
Female participants in a failed study of Truvada as pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) often lied about their pill use in order to remain in the study.
Published on: April 23, 2015
A Chinese study of the real-world effects of antiretroviral treatment's capacity to reduce the risk of HIV transmission has found it halves the risk, and in more recent years treatment led to a two-thirds risk reduction.
Published on: April 22, 2015
Untreated HIV causes changes to cellular DNA that are akin to 14 years of aging, which may partially explain the early onset of age-related diseases among people living with the virus.
Published on: April 22, 2015
The European Association for the Study of the Liver has issued revised guidelines for the treatment of hepatitis C.
Published on: April 21, 2015
A major HIV researcher has challenged colleagues to question various perceptions about the virus and its treatment in hopes of spurring new research channels.
Published on: April 20, 2015
Psychological wellbeing emerged as the only factor that predicted good adherence to HIV antiretrovirals in a recent study.
Published on: April 17, 2015
A single infusion of a broadly neutralizing HIV antibody has reduced viral loads for up to four weeks among HIV-positive individuals.
Published on: April 16, 2015
A counseling-based intervention has succeeded in improving adherence to antiretrovirals among HIV-positive blacks and Latinos who are reluctant to start treatment.
Published on: April 14, 2015
Research increasingly suggests that statins can prevent the advancement of coronary atherosclerosis among HIV-positive people.

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