Within a document that is 1,000 pages long, American researches have outlined what they say could be the cure to HIV/AIDS. Yesterday, the American Gene Technologies (AGT) submitted their study for Phase I retail of its autologous cell therapy for HIV, reported BioBuzz. The therapy involves an individual’s cells – culturedRead More →

Life expectancy for US adults infected with HIV has risen dramatically since the AIDs epidemic dawned in the early 1980s. But patients are still dying from HIV-related causes, rather than the age-related conditions that strike the general population, researchers report. On death certificates, the immediate cause of death is oftenRead More →

A one day sensitization programme on HIV and AIDS, organized by Integrated Rehabilitation Centre for Addicts/Alcoholics (IRCA), Prodigals’ Home in collaboration with Migrant ( NSACS TI Project) was conducted on June 28, at IRCA,  Murise village, Dhansiripar Block, Dimapur. A press release from IRCA, Prodigals Home Dimapur coordinator Apong JamirRead More →

Drug major Cipla and Switzerland-based Unitaid have inked a pact under which the Indian drug major would reduce price of a combination therapy which prevents infections in people living with HIV. Under the agreement, Cipla will reduce the ceiling price of the medicine (Q-TIB) by more than 30 percent fromRead More →

As many as 27,963 persons have been affected with AIDS (acquired immune deficiency syndrome) in Maharashtra as of 2017-18, state Health Minister Deepak Sawant said. Sawant, in a written reply in the Legislative Council Friday, said the state government has held several programmes under the guidance of the Centre’s NationalRead More →