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HIV may not worsen COVID-19 outlook

HIV may not worsen COVID-19 outlook

HIV may not worsen COVID-19 outlook HIV may not worsen COVID-19 outlook People with HIV who were hospitalized with COVID-19 didn’t have worse results than COVID-19 patients without HIV, new research shows. “Throughout the pandemic, we’ve suspected that immunocompromised patients, such as those with HIV, could be at a higher …

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    An HIV drug you only take twice a year?

    An HIV drug you only take twice a year?

    An HIV drug you only take twice a year? An HIV drug you only take twice a year? (HealthDay)—Scientists are reporting an early step toward an HIV drug that could potentially be taken only a couple of times per year. A single injection of the experimental drug, called lenacapavir, was …

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      Five lessons from HIV to guide COVID-19 approach

      Five lessons from HIV to guide COVID-19 approach

      Five lessons from HIV to guide COVID-19 approach Five lessons from HIV to guide COVID-19 approach Credit: Shutterstock Forty years ago, another pandemic was sweeping the globe and causing confusion and fear. Over the years, the global HIV response has provided the modern medical community with valuable experience about responding …

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        Existing drugs may limit damage caused by HIV

        Existing drugs may limit damage caused by HIV 1

        Existing drugs may limit damage caused by HIV Existing drugs may limit damage caused by HIV Microscopic image of an HIV-infected T cell. Credit: NIAID Yale researchers have identified four drugs that may help minimize the long-term health effects of HIV infection, they report June 23 in the Journal of …

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          New drug candidate reawakens sleeping HIV in hopes of functional cure

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          New drug candidate reawakens sleeping HIV in hopes of functional cure New drug candidate reawakens sleeping HIV in hopes of functional cure Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Scientists at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute have created a next-generation drug called Ciapavir (SBI-0953294) that is effective at reactivating dormant human immunodeficiency …

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            New adjuvant successful in extending immunity against HIV

            New adjuvant successful in extending immunity against HIV 2

            New adjuvant successful in extending immunity against HIV New adjuvant successful in extending immunity against HIV Microscopic image of an HIV-infected T cell. Credit: NIAID Researchers at the Yerkes National Primate Research Center and the Emory Vaccine Center (EVC) are first to show a new adjuvant, 3M-052, helps induce long-lasting …

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