EATG » Cure

Cure

Researchers find a way to reduce HIV replication in the gastrointestinal tract

Researchers at the Université de Montréal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM) have discovered a way to slow viral replication in the gastrointestinal tract of people infected by HIV-AIDS. This advance, published…

ABIVAX: First patient dosed in three-month cohort of Phase 2a study of oral ABX464 in HIV-suppressed patients

Trial will evaluate effects of ABX464 on HIV reservoirs in gut tissue and blood Study measures response rate over time PARIS, Sept. 18th, 2017 at 8 a.m. CEST – ABIVAX…

Is it ethical to take people off HIV meds for cure research?

Cure studies typically require a temporary break in HIV treatment, often with little promise of a personal benefit to the participant. In recent years, researchers have firmly established that people…

HIV cure-focused Excision BioTherapeutics secures $10 million in seed funding led by ARTIS Ventures

Gene editing leader developing therapeutics for the eradication of HIV moves toward human trials Philadelphia, September 6, 2017 -- Excision BioTherapeutics, a life science company focused on the development and…

New knowledge on how HIV beats the body’s early immune response

Research effort to find an elusive cure for HIV In an important step towards eradicating HIV-associated viral reservoirs, researchers at Sydney's Westmead Institute for Medical Research have identified how the…

Argos announces first dosing of HIV patient with AGS-004 derived from the latent viral reservoir

New manufacturing process utilizes latent viral RNA antigens DURHAM, N.C., Sept. 06, 2017 -- Argos Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:ARGS), an immuno-oncology company focused on the development and commercialization of individualized immunotherapies…

Researcher awarded $2 million to study natural immune response to HIV

The study will look at natural immune responses to HIV infected cells and help establish guidelines for further therapeutic strategy development WASHINGTON (Aug. 28, 2017) — A research team at…

Cancer drug can reactivate HIV

People living with HIV must take a combination of three or more different drugs every day for the rest of their lives. Unfortunately, by following this strict treatment plan, they…

Looking for ‘a multitude of ways to cure HIV’

HIV researchers draw hope from cancer immunotherapies — and inspiration from Timothy Ray Brown Read the full publication here.

STEPS IV Cure Workshop in Milan on 24/10/2017

If you are planning to attend the EACS meeting in Milan, Italy (October 25-27), you are invited to apply to the fourth community meeting focused on HIV cure, therapeutic vaccines…