HIV infectivity
Health Officials Agree Undetectable HIV Levels Likely Mean Uninfectious
Health Officials Agree Undetectable HIV Levels Likely Mean Uninfectious
Catherine Offord | Nov 26, 2017
Medical organizations endorse the “Undetectable = Untransmissible” campaign, which aims to raise awareness of scientific evidence showing that virally suppressed people living with HIV cannot infect others.
HIV Spread from Haiti to NYC in 1970, “Patient Zero” Not to Blame
HIV Spread from Haiti to NYC in 1970, “Patient Zero” Not to Blame
Ben Andrew Henry | Oct 26, 2016
Whole-genome sequencing of preserved blood samples provides the clearest picture to date of the virus’s arrival and spread in the U.S.
How HIV Can Escape an Experimental CRISPR Therapy
How HIV Can Escape an Experimental CRISPR Therapy
Tanya Lewis | Apr 7, 2016
Targeting HIV-1 with CRISPR/Cas9 stops the virus from replicating, but can also help it escape, two recent studies show.
Bee Venom for HIV Prevention
Bee Venom for HIV Prevention
Edyta Zielinska | Mar 12, 2013
Nanoparticles coated with a toxin found in bee venom can destroy HIV while leaving surrounding cells intact.
SPRead Your Antibody Capabilities
Carina Storrs | May 1, 2012
Using surface plasmon resonance to improve antibody detection and characterization: four case studies
Pits Stopped
Ruth Williams | Jan 1, 2012
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Semen Protein Boosts HIV Transmission
Hannah Waters | Dec 14, 2011
Researchers identify a protein in semen that enhances the transmission of HIV in culture, but whether it increases infectivity in humans is not yet known.