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Half-Year Check-in: Revisiting Your 2015 New Year’s Resolutions

By BLC guest blogger, Rob Quinn

We just passed the halfway mark in the year and now is an ideal time to revisit your New Year’s resolutions, to get back on track if necessary. 492 kata lagi

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Vaccine boosts antibodies against intestinal dysbiosis or HIV?

[T]he vaccine stimulated antibodies that recognized HIV as well as microbes commonly found in the intestinal tract, part of the body’s microbiome.

…but these antibodies did not neutralize HIV. 93 kata lagi

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HVTN 505 vaccine induced antibodies nonspecific for HIV

A study by researchers at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and Duke University helps explain why the candidate vaccine used in the HVTN 505 clinical trial was not protective against HIV infection despite robustly inducing anti-HIV antibodies: the vaccine stimulated antibodies that recognized HIV as well as microbes commonly found in the intestinal tract, part of the body’s microbiome. 377 kata lagi

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HIV flushed out by cancer drug

By James GallagherHealth and science reporter, BBC News website

HIV can be flushed out of its hiding places in the body using a cancer drug, researchers show. 351 kata lagi

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Goal to end AIDS epidemic by 2030 ‘ambitious but realistic’ – UN chief

ADDIS ABABA – The world can end the AIDS epidemic by 2030, the United Nations said on Tuesday, highlighting global success in rolling out life-saving drugs over the last 15 years. 379 kata lagi

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Western Visayas records 126 new HIV cases in first five months of 2015

The Provincial Health Office in Aklan has recorded 126 new cases of HIV in the Western Visayas in the first five months of 2015, bringing the total number of cases to 890 in the region since 1984. 375 kata lagi

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Starting HIV therapy early stalls death, AIDS-related events

NEW YORK – For people infected with HIV, starting therapy before AIDS symptoms appear or before levels of a certain kind of white blood cell fall below a specific threshold can dramatically delay the development of AIDS-related events and death, according to two studies released by the New England Journal of Medicine. 627 kata lagi

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