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South African HIV vaccine trial could be 'final nail in the coffin' for the disease

JOHANNESBURG – A new vaccine against HIV, to be tested in a trial to be launched in South Africa Wednesday, could be “the final nail in the coffin” for the disease if it is successful, scientists say. 399 more words


Cure for AIDS?

One of God’s revealed names is Jehovah Rapha.

Rapha, in the Hebrew language, is the root word for health, healer, being healed, etc. It stands to reason, therefore, that the God whose name is JEHOVAH HEALTH, will have the blessings of healing emanate from His sanctuary to His children who call upon Him in faith. 298 more words

HIV cure? British man's virus now 'undetectable'

A 44-year-old British man hopes that he may be the first person to be cured of HIV, and doctors who have worked on the new therapy are hopeful. 386 more words


Is An HIV Vaccine In The Works? What You Need To Know

Today, Oregon Health And Science University made a major announcement: It’s seeking healthy volunteers for what is being touted across social channels as a test for an HIV vaccine. 517 more words


Bad news on the AIDs front

Bad news for those hoping for an AIDs cure. As you know, the active virus (HIV1) has a genome made of RNA. However, thanks to an enzyme it possesses called reverse transcriptase (which has led to Nobel prizes), it copies itself into DNA and integrates into the genome of lymphocytes. 362 more words

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