prevention of hiv infection

A new gel may prevent the HIV/AIDS infection in women

July 20th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, July 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There has been a major breakthrough in the prevention of HIV infection especially among women.A new vaginal gel has proved efficient in preventing the HIV/AIDS infection ... Read more...

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Improved, ‘60,000 times more potent’ compound to effectively treat HIV

January 26th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): An American researcher is developing a new compound that could help provide a much-improved alternative strategy for the prevention of HIV Infection.Stefan Sarafianos, assistant professor of microbiology and ... Read more...

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‘Only 30 percent of AIDS patients receive treatment’

March 3rd, 2009 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) With over 33.2 million people living with AIDS virus in the world, only 30 percent of them receive treatment, Nobel laureate Francoise Barre-Sinoussi said Tuesday. Barre-Sinoussi, ... Read more...

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Common vaginal infection may up HIV infection risk

August 1st, 2008 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 1 (ANI): Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Public Health have found that a common vaginal infection may make women more susceptible to ... Read more...

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Vaginal infection may increase HIV risk

August 1st, 2008 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 1 (IANS) A common vaginal infection may expose women to greater risk of HIV, according to a study by North Carolina University. Analysis of 23 published studies, including data from ... Read more...

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West Bengals sex workers remarkable fight against HIV

December 30th, 2007 - 7:46 pm ICT by admin
By Soma MitraKolkata, Dec 30 (ANI): Sex workers of Sonagchi, the single largest brothel in India, are doing a remarkable work in prevention of HIV infection and human trafficking by organizing camps ... Read more...

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