Hiv cure trials

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Avatar m tn Appears released about a week ago, very recent...successful in mouse studies, next stop full animal trials, then clinical.
Avatar m tn "The new therapy works in two stages. Firstly, a vaccine helps the body recognise the HIV-infected cells so it can clear them out. Secondly, a new drug called Vorinostat activates the dormant T-cells so they can be spotted by the immune system.
Avatar m tn There are several years of animal trials, there are several years of human trials. There is years of examination of the data from the FDA.
329994 tn?1301663248 Florida Hospital is recognized as one of the top research sites for women's cancer in the United States. Participating in more than 175 clinical trials each year, Florida Hospital is one of the most active clinical trial sites in Florida. Currently Florida Hospital is conducting new ovarian cancer trials. Ongoing trials for breast cancer, endometrial cancer and women's cancers are also available.
1188975 tn?1264538603 check my old posts about alinia and DNA-BASED AMPHIPATHIC POLYMER/rapid HBsAg SEROCONVERSION the solution will come out slowly and for big pharma the best solution is an ativiral tx for life like on hiv i think the solution is close because all trials on new hiv/hbv antivirals have stopped on hbv on 2009 but only for hbv not hiv, also alinia on hbv seams to have been stopped it also looks very odd that there is an incredible number of trials on hcv now which is a small market compared to hbv
Avatar m tn magic johnson STILL very much his hiv. THERE IS NO CURE FOR HIV!!!!
Avatar m tn Jerusalem, Sep 5 – In a major breakthrough, Israeli scientists have developed a method that can wipe out HIV infected cells without affecting the healthy ones but it will be a while before it is available to the public, a medical journal says. Although the researchers have registered an Israeli patent, the treatment must still go through trials on animals and humans, the latest edition of the British journal AIDS Research and Therapy says.
Avatar f tn AbbVie: All Hands on Deck AbbVie’s powerhouse regimen (ABT-450/r, a boosted HCV protease inhibitor co-formulated with ABT-267, an NS5A inhibitor, plus ABT-333 [a non-nucleoside polymerase inhibitor] and ribavirin) has yielded almost universal cure rates in clinical trials among treatment-naive and null-responder participants, regardless of HCV subtype or IL28B genotype; over 90 percent were cured after 12 weeks of treatment.
Avatar m tn ” Both patients reportedly had undergone bone marrow transplants to combat lymphoma – and had since then stopped taking the costly cocktail of medicines that keeps HIV from reproducing in the body. HIV is a virus that attacks - and destroys - the body's immune system. An HIV-positive patient is said to have AIDS once their immune system has deteriorated beyond a certain, clinically measured point.
Avatar m tn Do you think hbv science may use some knowledge/drugs from hiv studies ? As we know hcv cure, Solvadi is a drug which failed for hiv first. Amount of money invested in hiv market is huge if you compare it to the money spend on other diseases.
Avatar n tn Has any one heard of it??.... It is in the second phase of clinical trials. It sounds very promising but who knows???
Avatar n tn Hard to tell if Metacavir was ever considered for HIV even though it belongs to the same class of drugs used to treat HIV. It is just that a Chinese drug company is do clinical trials with Metacavir for HBV. There are no published results of the trials, as far as I can tell, but there are rumours that it may soon be approved by the China's sFDA. Will keep you posted.
Avatar f tn Can HIV be cured ♋?
Avatar m tn A poor family of 6 have been kicked out of their home in malaysia because 4 of them are HIV+ and the wife is pregnant and was attacked by neighbours and ended up in hospital.They have been living on the streets for last 20 days--whats happening to the world?
Avatar f tn nothing is currently awaiting fda approval that I"m aware of. not much of anything in trials right now either. is the website to look for clinical trials.
Avatar m tn The Home Access hiv-1 test kit uses the Avioq Hiv-1 Microelisa System to detect antibodies orally or by dried blood spot. It is a improved second generation test. Can reliably detect antibodies as early as 25-35 days. Highly sensitive, it detected 100% of positive and negative test essays in trials.
163305 tn?1333668571 Finally it seems like there is research to find a cure w/o that nasty interferon. Does anyone know about this and possibly have any information? First Candidate from SCYNEXIS Novel Cyclophilin Inhibitor Platform, SCY-635, Establishes Proof of Concept in HCV-Infected Adults Research Triangle Park, NC -- January 8, 2009 -- Drug discovery company, SCYNEXIS, Inc.
1831637 tn?1323264454 Scientific trials have shown that male circumcision can reduce a man’s risk of becoming infected with HIV during heterosexual intercourse by up to 60 percent. These findings have led to the decision by UNAIDS and the World Health Organization to recommend circumcision as an important new element of HIV prevention. Since the decision was made, the demand for circumcision has been increasing. Thoughts?
Avatar f tn Hi there. I did a search on google for herpes trials and treatments and I came across an article on VivaGel and SPL7013. What I would like to know is if these treatments can potentially be a cure for herpes strain 2 (HSV-2)? If so, will these be effective if you have an established infection? (information was very scientific and to be honest I couldn't understand it all) Any advice on this would be appreciated.
Avatar f tn Anyone know any trials for oral herpes cure? I heard that duke university had some positive news about possible cure not too fat away.
Avatar m tn Partners and collaborators include the University of Pennsylvania, Merck, ChronTech, National Cancer Institute, U.S. Military HIV Research Program, NIH, HIV Vaccines Trial Network, University of Southampton, US Dept. of Homeland Security and PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative. More information is available at
Avatar n tn They are suggesting clinical trials. Does this mean that there is no cure for his cancer? If there are no clinicals they are suggesting interfuron for the next 13 months. One month @ 5 times a week IV and then 12 months @ 3 times a week under the skin. Will this help him or just make him sicker.
Avatar n tn t there clinical trials for that? I have ready several time that frozen thymus has an excellent cure rate, some people are cured with collidal silver. So why aren't we doing clinical trials on these cures?
Avatar f tn What if a given company discovers certian drug that could completely cure hepB all of a sudden, as most scientific discoveries are done by some accident? Is that also going to take a very lengthy process to reach the market?
Avatar m tn I wonder how many years, once they find a cure, for it to be available to us. I know clinical trials takes very long. *sigh.... Just very anxious about this ordeal.