New study shows that cows are good in fight with HIV

In a recent study published in the journal Nature, it has been reported that cows have a “remarkable” ability to

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Refugees and internally displaced persons should have equitable access to HIV treatment

Main Points: “Given recent evidence and the moral, legal, and public health arguments, refugees and internally displaced persons situated in

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Barriers to HIV testing in older children

Main Points: Concerns about guardianship and privacy can discourage clinics from testing children for HIV, according to new research from

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Risk of birth defects associated with certain antiretroviral drugs is small compared to benefits of antiretroviral therapy

Main Points: The risks of birth defects in children exposed to antiretroviral drugs in utero are small when considering the

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Researchers trace HIV adaptation to its human host

Main Point: “Much research has focused on how HIV adapts to antiviral drugs – we wanted to investigate how HIV

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Romidepsin, a lymphoma drug, might help with HIV eradication

Latent HIV virus does not replicate and is therefore not killed by antiretroviral drugs. Such persistent latent infection is a

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Men with HIV have a greater risk and extent of coronary artery disease

Main Point: Men with HIV have a greater risk for coronary artery disease (CAD) and have more severe disease than

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HIV Treatment While Incarcerated Helped Prisoners Achieve Viral Suppression

Main Point: Treating inmates for the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) while they were incarcerated in Connecticut helped a majority of

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Patients co-infected with HIV and HCV more likely to suffer liver decompensation

Main Point: Despite treatment with antiretroviral therapy (ART), patients co-infected with HIV and hepatitis C virus (HCV) have higher rates

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Why and how anti-retroviral therapy works even against HIV cell-to-cell transmission

Main Points: The discovery of direct cell-to-cell transmission of HIV, and the finding that some anti-HIV drugs don’t seem active

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