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Jeweler Harry Winston Provides Corporate Sponsorship to amfAR

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 21
Building on its legacy of philanthropy and charitable giving, international fine jeweler and watchmaker, Harry Winston, Inc. announced a groundbreaking new partnership with amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research.

amfAR HIV Cure Summit: Recording and Eliminating Viral Reservoirs

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 1
Timothy Henrich, MD, of Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital and Steven Deeks, MD, of University of California, San Francisco, shared their research on recording how much HIV virus hidden "viral reservoirs" contain.

amfAR HIV Cure Summit: Locating and Understanding Viral Reservoirs

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 30
Paula Cannon of University of Southern California, and Eileen Scully, MD, PhD, of Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, talked about one of the biggest barriers to curing HIV: Locating and understanding HIV's viral reservoirs.

amfAR HIV Cure Summit Discusses the Latest Scientific Breakthroughs

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 29
On Monday, November 17, nearly 200 of the leading voices in HIV/AIDS research gathered at 7 World Trade Center in New York for amfAR's HIV Cure Summit to talk about the search for a cure for HIV.

"An AIDS Quilt Songbook: Sing for Hope" to Benefit amfAR

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 27
An all-star cast of 40 renowned singers and instrumentalists comes together on one CD to sing for hope and in the cause of supporting AIDS research.

Ask the Doc: Serodiscordant Couples and HIV Transmission

AIDS | By Howard L. Scheiner, MD/AAHIVS | Oct 24
In this installation of Ask the Doc, Dr. Howard Scheiner discusses the ramifications of a new study that found that HIV-positive guys with an undetectable viral load were not giving their partners HIV.

Most Men Find HIV 'Insignificant' In Their Lives

AIDS | By EDGE | Oct 23
The Kaiser Family Foundation's new study shows that most gay men are not concerned about HIV/AIDS, and 30 percent have never been tested.

Proteins that Block Ebola May Also Block Release of HIV

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 2
A recent study has revealed that a family of proteins with the ability to enter the virus-infected cells of people infected with the Ebola virus may also block the release of HIV.

Anti-Cancer Drug Attacks Hidden HIV Reservoirs

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 6
A pilot study by HIV researchers from Aarhus University and Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark has shown that an anti-cancer drug can activate hidden HIV.

Temple University Eliminates HIV Virus From Human Cells

SCIENCE | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 25
Researchers at Temple University in Philadelphia have made a breakthrough in attacking HIV, and it could be the first step toward a cure.

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