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International Aids Society Releases New Strategy To Guide Global HIV Cure Research

By EDGE | Aug 4
A new strategy developed by the IAS presents key priorities for research to develop what experts consider to be one of the most important global health goals of our time -- a cure for HIV.

NIH Awards $23M To Philadelphia FIGHT and the Wistar Institute

By EDGE | Aug 4
The NIH has awarded $23M to Philadelphia FIGHT and the Wistar Institute to become part of one of the world's largest research projects to find a cure for HIV.

Over 3,000 Attend Viva La Glam: GMHC's 26th Annual Latex Ball

By EDGE | Aug 3
Over 3,000 people from around the world celebrated the 26th annual Latex Ball, produced by Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC), on Saturday, July 30

Kiehl's LifeRide for amfAR Launches Whoopi Goldberg & Dita Von Teese PSA

By EDGE | Aug 3
Whoopi Goldberg and Dita Von Teese stand up for Kiehl's Since 1851 with a new public service announcement campaign "The Cure Is In Your Hands."

HIV+ Malawi Man Arrested After Describing Sex With Young Girls

By Gregory Gondwe | Aug 2
Malawi police on Tuesday arrested a man who said he was hired by families to have sex with more than 100 young women, including children, in what was described as ritual cleansing.

UK Court Rules Health Service Can Fund HIV PrEP

By Jill Lawless | Aug 2
Britain's state-funded health service is responsible for paying for an HIV-prevention drug that has been called a "game changer" in the fight against AIDS, a court ruled Tuesday.

Promising Cancer-Fighting Gene Immunotherapy Could Be Used Against HIV, UCLA Research Suggests

By EDGE | Jul 29
New UCLA research suggests that a gene-based immunotherapy that has shown promising results against cancer could also be used against HIV, the virus that causes AIDS.

FDA Establishes Public Docket for Comment on Blood Donor Deferral Recommendations

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 28
Elected officials are encouraged by the FDA's establishing a public docket for comment on their current policy that bans sexually active gay men from donating blood.

Gay and Bi Male Teens No More Likely Than Other Males to Engage in Several Sexual Risk Behaviors; But Still at Substantially Higher Risk of HIV Infection

By EDGE | Jul 27
New CDC data suggest that there are no significant differences in several HIV-related risk behaviors among U.S. male students in ninth through 12th grades, but gay or bisexual males are still at a higher risk for HIV.

AHF Ad Campaign Targets Gilead's Refusal to Release Less-Toxic Tenofovir

By EDGE | Jul 26
Following a blistering Los Angeles Times article documenting Gilead's patent manipulation on its drugs containing tenofovir, AHF rolled out a new ad campaign in LGBT outlets calling for closer scrutiny of Gilead.

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