EATG » Cure

Cure

HIV i-Base: HIV Treatment Bulletin, 23 February 2018

HIV Treatment Bulletin (HTB) is a community publication produced by HIV i-Base. The fourth issue of HTB for 2018 is now out. It features highlights from the preliminary programme of…

amfAR renews investment in bioengineering approaches to curing HIV

NEW YORK, Feb. 15, 2018 --- amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, today announced a pair of research grants that renew its support for innovative approaches to HIV cure research.…

Study of gene-edited T cells for viral eradication of HIV

Case Western Reserve and Sangamo Therapeutics announce $11 million NIH grant for study of gene-edited T cells for viral eradication of HIV CLEVELAND and RICHMOND, Calif., Feb. 7, 2018 --…

What does an HIV cure mean to you?

Squaring what’s medically possible with public expectations In a large survey conducted among people living with HIV in the United States* we asked the question: “What Does a ‘Cure for…

Chemically modified drug shows promise for HIV treatment, elimination

In a significant breakthrough that could hasten an eventual HIV cure, a research team at UNMC has changed the chemical structure of an existing antiviral drug to facilitate it in…

Recruiting natural killer cells to target HIV persistence

An important goal in HIV cure research is the identification of immune responses that might be induced or enhanced to promote clearance of virus-infected cells. The main focus of this…

Progress toward an HIV cure highlighted in annual special issue of AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses

New Rochelle, NY, January 25, 2018—Researchers have shown that despite effective combined antiretroviral therapy (cART), HIV can hide in the spleen of patients with no detectable HIV in their blood.…

American Gene Technologies announces progress toward Phase I clinical trial of AGT103-T for HIV functional cure

Completes process development for the AGT103-T automated cell manufacturing protocol ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 25, 2018 -- American Gene Technologies International Inc. (AGT), a leading gene and cell therapy company, today…

January 2018 issue of Journal of Virus Eradication now online

The January issue of the Journal includes reports from the First EPIICAL General Assembly meeting (Rome, Italy), the HTLV-1 symposium at the 2017 Australasian HIV and AIDS Conference (Canberra, Australia),…

Researchers find latent HIV reservoirs inherently resistant to elimination by CD8+ T-cells

The study performed at the George Washington University presents a possible obstacle in finding a cure for HIV WASHINGTON (Jan. 22, 2018) -- The latest "kick-and-kill" research to eliminate the…

1 2 3 14