International News (22)

03 March 2013 (aidmap) - Researchers in the United States today said that they have identified a case of a 'functional' HIV cure in a child infected with HIV who began antiretroviral treatment within days of birth. The child has…
27 November 2012 (ScienceDaily) - A newly discovered gene that is essential for embryo survival could also hold the key to treating and potentially controlling chronic infections such as HIV, hepatitis and tuberculosis. The gene, called Arih2, is fundamental to…
20 November 2012 (Aidsmap) - Smoking is the single biggest risk factor for acute coronary syndrome in HIV-positive adults, Spanish researchers report in the online edition of HIV Medicine. Smoking was a much more important factor than diabetes and hypertension…
16 November 2012 (Aidsmap) - A review of clinical records from North Manchester University Hospital has found more evidence of an increased rate of preterm delivery of babies born to HIV-positive women who are taking HIV treatment (antiretroviral therapy or…
07 November 2012 (Aidsmap) - A comparison of death rates between the HIV-positive and HIV-negative partners in serodiscordant couples in sub-Saharan Africa has found significantly higher death rates in people with HIV with CD4 counts below 500, suggesting that expanding…

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