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Exclusive: Bono praises 'aggressive' Trudeau as he pushes for Global Fund replenishment

He’s been networking and raising money for decades to help the world’s poorest people, but even Bono knows that his latest ask is one of the biggest ever. 530 more words


From Scripps: "TSRI Scientists Discover Antibodies that Target Holes in HIV's Defenses"

Scripps Research Institute

September 12, 2016

New Findings Could Lead to New AIDS Vaccine Candidates

A new study from scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) shows that “holes” in HIV’s defensive sugar shield could be important in designing an HIV vaccine. 1,026 more words

Applied Research & Technology

From Scripps: "Team Harnesses Antibody Evolution on the Path to an AIDS Vaccine"

Scripps Research Institute

September 12, 2016
Madeline McCurry-Schmidt

The new work shows the immune system can be prompted to mimic and accelerate a rare natural process during which antibodies slowly evolve to become better and better at targeting the constantly mutating HIV virus. 1,688 more words

Applied Research & Technology

Si Nelly...nagka-AIDS, pero nakapagpatapos ng isang kapatid sa kolehiyo



Ni Apolinario Villalobos

Matagal ko nang kaibigan si Nelly, halos sampung taon na. Nabulyawan ko siya noong una ko siyang makita sa Avenida. 895 more words

From U Washington: "Novel strategy greatly reduces HIV transmission in couples"

University of Washington

Brian Donohue

Providing HIV medication to both members of a HIV-serodiscordant couple substantially reduced the risk of transmission within that couple, according to a… 528 more words

Applied Research & Technology

Medical Research: My passion

Medicine is defined as a “calling” or the noblest profession, mostly because it involves service of others at their weakest. Doctor Refilwe Mothibamele tells us how her pursuit of a medical career led her to HIV-AIDS Research and what makes it an engaging occupation. 2,751 more words