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An HIV cure may one day be possible

The cases of three people who are HIV-free following bone marrow transplants suggests genetics could be the answer to long-term elimination of the virus Health 6 March 2019 Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images THE news this week that two people may have had HIV eliminated from their body after receiving bone marrow transplants to treat cancer suggests… Read More »

Prolonged HIV suppression is possible using ibalizumab, analysis of highly drug-resistant patients shows

A treatment regimen containing ibalizumab (Trogarzo), a monoclonal antibody designed to block HIV, led to substantial viral load reductions in a majority of highly treatment-experienced people with few treatment options left, Dr Zvi Cohen of Theratechnologies reported at the International Congress on Drug Therapy in HIV Infection (HIV Glasgow) on Wednesday. Fifteen out of 40… Read More »