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Article ID: 544278

AIDS Research Network Expands

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Nine-member AIDS research network expands and serves as a one-of-a-kind consortium for clinical, translational and basic science to address how HIV causes AIDS, HIV prevention and treatment advances.

Released:
14-Sep-2008 8:30 PM EDT

Article ID: 544119

UNC Receives Record $181 Million Grant to Evaluate Health, Poverty and Gender Programs Worldwide

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has awarded the Carolina Population Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill up to $181 million to continue its MEASURE Evaluation project.

Released:
8-Sep-2008 4:35 PM EDT
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    29-Aug-2008 8:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 543840

HIV Patients at Greater Risk for Bone Fractures

Endocrine Society

HIV-infected patients have a higher prevalence of fractures than non HIV-infected patients, across both genders and critical fracture sites according to a new study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM).

Released:
28-Aug-2008 8:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 543844

Renowned HIV Expert, Laura Ann Guay, MD, Accepts Dual Appointment

George Washington University

Pamela W. Barnes, president and CEO of the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, and Alan Greenberg, professor and chair of the George Washington University Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, today announced the dual appointment of Laura Ann Guay, M.D., as vice president for research at the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation and as research professor at The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics.

Released:
28-Aug-2008 9:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 543716

Operations Research Promises Continued Gains for HIV Treatment in Resource-Limited Countries

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center/Weill Cornell Medical College

A new collaborative study by researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College and the Clinton Foundation HIV/AIDS Initiative explores how to combine engineering science with medical care to guarantee the long-term success of these treatment programs.

Released:
22-Aug-2008 12:55 PM EDT
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Article ID: 543404

Rare Case Explains Why Some Infected with HIV Remain Symptom Free without Antiretroviral Drugs

Johns Hopkins Medicine

AIDS experts at Johns Hopkins say they have compelling evidence that some people with HIV who for years and even decades show extremely low levels of the virus in their blood never progress to full-blown AIDS and remain symptom free even without treatment, probably do so because of the strength of their immune systems, not any defects in the strain of HIV that infected them in the first place.

Released:
12-Aug-2008 6:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 543367

Researchers to Begin Study Aimed at Helping Latino HIV Patients

Wake Forest Baptist Health

Researchers at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center will soon begin researching how a lack of trust in formal medicine is contributing to disproportionately higher mortality rates in Latino HIV patients than in white HIV patients across the country.

Released:
8-Aug-2008 4:20 PM EDT
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    7-Aug-2008 9:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 542709

Anti-HIV Treatment Lowers Cardiovascular Risk

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Antiretroviral medications for HIV do not seem to increase the risk of cardiovascular events, suggest a pair of studies in the July issue of AIDS. The journal is published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading provider of information and business intelligence for students, professionals, and institutions in medicine, nursing, allied health, pharmacy and the pharmaceutical industry.

Released:
1-Aug-2008 9:00 AM EDT
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    6-Aug-2008 10:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 543170

HIV Expert Says One Step Down, Two More to Go in Quest to Cure AIDS

Johns Hopkins Medicine

A Johns Hopkins expert in HIV and how the AIDS virus hides in the body says antiretroviral drugs have stopped HIV from replicating, the first of three key steps needed to rid people of the virus.

Released:
1-Aug-2008 11:10 AM EDT

Article ID: 543165

New Male Circumcision Device for HIV Prevention Studied

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center/Weill Cornell Medical College

With the recent endorsement by the World Health Organization (WHO) and scientists worldwide of adult male circumcision as an important strategy for HIV prevention, there is increased urgency to develop safe and cost-effective circumcision services. This is especially the case in Africa where HIV/AIDS continues to spread at an epidemic rate.

Released:
1-Aug-2008 9:00 AM EDT

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