Navigation Links
GeoVax Initiates Third Site For Therapeutic Testing of Its HIV Vaccine
Date:6/23/2011

ATLANTA, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoVax Labs, Inc. (OTCQB/OTCBB: GOVX), a biotechnology company that creates, develops and tests innovative HIV/AIDS vaccines, announced today the opening of a third site for testing the therapeutic potential of its HIV/AIDS vaccine.  The Los Angeles-based AIDS Research Alliance (ARA) will join with two existing members of GeoVax's clinical trial site team: the AIDS Research Consortium of Atlanta and the Alabama Vaccine Research Clinic at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. The ARA is the nation's only independent, nonprofit HIV/AIDS research institute.

The therapeutic trial is the first trial to test the GeoVax vaccine as a possible treatment for HIV-infected people.  Studies with simian prototypes of the vaccine in infected non-human primates have demonstrated the ability to control viral replication in the absence of anti-viral drugs.  The clinical trial in HIV-infected patients will test safety, vaccine-induced immune responses and the ability of the vaccine to control viral replication.

"We are excited to expand our therapeutic trial team to include the AIDS Research Alliance," said Mark Newman, PhD, Vice President of Research and Development at GeoVax.  "They are a group with a mission that parallels that of GeoVax, developing a vaccine to prevent infection by HIV and developing better treatments for those who become infected."

Dr. Stephen Brown, ARA's medical director, said, "The ARA leadership is very familiar with the GeoVax HIV vaccine products through our involvement with the HVTN, and we are excited to participate in this clinical trial.  The development of new products and approaches that build upon existing antiretroviral drugs regimens would be a major breakthrough."

To be eligible for the study, potential volunteers must have started antiretroviral therapy within 18 months of a negative HIV antibody test and must remain on stable antiretrovira
'/>"/>

SOURCE GeoVax Labs, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. Article by GeoVax Labs CSO Featured in The Scientist
2. GeoVax Labs Announces Availability of 2010 Annual Report and Presidents Letter to Stockholders
3. GeoVax Labs, Inc. Announces First Quarter Financial Results
4. GeoVax Labs Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2010 Financial Results
5. GeoVax Labs CSO Dr. Harriet L. Robinson to be Honored at 2011 Georgia Bio (GaBio) Community Awards Ceremony
6. GeoVax Labs Inc. Announces Results of 2010 Annual Stockholders Meeting
7. GeoVax Labs, Inc. Reports Data on Prototype Adjuvant - Supplemented HIV Vaccine Tested in Preclinical Animal Studies
8. GeoVax Labs, Inc. Celebrates 21st World AIDS Day With Continued Clinical Trial Progress
9. GeoVax Labs, Inc. Moving Operations to Smyrna, Georgia
10. Formatech, Inc. to Donate Services to Formulate and Fill GeoVax Labs, Inc. HIV/AIDS Vaccine Under Its Fillanthropy(TM) Program
11. Encouraging HIV/AIDS Vaccine Trial Results Support GeoVax Labs, Inc. Strategy
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/29/2014)... , Sept. 29, 2014 Research and ... Liquid Analyzer, Gas Analyzer, and Gas Chromatograph Market by ... Region - Global Trends & Forecast to 2013 - ... A process analyzer is a process analytical instrument that ... It has redefined the way by which companies carry ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... Transparency Market Research, in its report titled ‘Peptide ... Application - Cancer, Metabolic, CVS, CNS & others, by ... Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, ... market was worth US$14.1 billion in 2011 and is ... 8.7% CAGR. , The two main types of peptide ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... Mass. , Sept. 29, 2014  Atlas Venture, ... life sciences and technology innovation, today announced that ... Epizyme (NASDAQ: EPZM ), is joining the ... October 1, 2014. At Atlas, Rhodes will ... groundbreaking companies. He brings an accomplished record in company ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - SQI Diagnostics Inc. (TSX-V: ... and commercializes proprietary technologies and products for advanced microarray ... Peter Winkley to Chairman of the Board of ... Ricks will continue to serve as a Director on ... the Company.  "We are very pleased ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Global Process Liquid Analyzer, Gas Analyzer, and Gas Chromatograph (PH/ORP, Chlorine, Oxygen, Carbon dioxide) Market - Trends & Forecast to 2020 2Global Process Liquid Analyzer, Gas Analyzer, and Gas Chromatograph (PH/ORP, Chlorine, Oxygen, Carbon dioxide) Market - Trends & Forecast to 2020 3Global Process Liquid Analyzer, Gas Analyzer, and Gas Chromatograph (PH/ORP, Chlorine, Oxygen, Carbon dioxide) Market - Trends & Forecast to 2020 4Global Peptide Therapeutics Market to be Worth US$25.4 Billion by 2018: Transparency Market Research 2Global Peptide Therapeutics Market to be Worth US$25.4 Billion by 2018: Transparency Market Research 3Atlas Venture Names Jason Rhodes, Veteran Investor and President and CFO of Epizyme, As Partner on Life Sciences Investing Team 2SQI Diagnostics Announces New Chairman of Board of Directors 2
... 29 Tutogen Medical, Inc.,(Amex: TTG ), a ... (allograft) and animal (xenograft) tissue, announced today,that Guy L. ... the Roth Capital Partners New York Investor Conference on,Thursday, ... conference is,being held at The Westin NY at Times ...
... N.Y., Aug. 29 Emisphere,Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... been appointed to the position of Chief Financial ... CFO and Interim Chief Executive Officer,of Astralis, Ltd., ... Michael V. Novinski, President and Chief Executive Officer. ...
... PHRM ) today announced that the U.S. ... designation for oral Azacitidine in the,treatment of Myelodysplastic ... to facilitate the development and,expedite the review of ... or,life-threatening conditions and that demonstrate the potential to ...
Cached Biology Technology:Tutogen Medical, Inc. to Present at the Roth Capital Partners 2007 New York Conference 2Emisphere Technologies, Inc. Appoints Michael R. Garone chief financial officer 2Emisphere Technologies, Inc. Appoints Michael R. Garone chief financial officer 3Pharmion's Oral Azacitidine Granted Fast Track Status for Myelodysplastic Syndromes 2Pharmion's Oral Azacitidine Granted Fast Track Status for Myelodysplastic Syndromes 3Pharmion's Oral Azacitidine Granted Fast Track Status for Myelodysplastic Syndromes 4Pharmion's Oral Azacitidine Granted Fast Track Status for Myelodysplastic Syndromes 5Pharmion's Oral Azacitidine Granted Fast Track Status for Myelodysplastic Syndromes 6
(Date:9/29/2014)... article published online in Behavioral Brain Research ... brain as a result of chronic alcohol exposure that ... , Clinical assessments and research indicate that individuals with ... This can occur when people are actively drinking, when ... abstaining. , "Sleep-wake disturbances can last for months, ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... when the supercontinent of Pangea was starting to break up ... kinds of reptiles called phytosaurs and rauisuchids were at the ... the two top predators didn,t interact much as the former ... land. But those ideas are changing, thanks largely to the ... online in September in the German journal Naturwissenschaften ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... Growing Demand From Huge ... Security Concerns Continue to Propel Biometrics Market in ... is one of the fastest growing biometrics markets ... majorly in various government projects such as National ... biometrics dominates the country,s biometrics market, with other ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Tooth buried in bone shows prehistoric predators tangled across land, sea 2India Biometrics Market to Surpass USD2.7 Billion by 2019, Finds TechSci Research Study 2India Biometrics Market to Surpass USD2.7 Billion by 2019, Finds TechSci Research Study 3
... flat. Even the flattest of basement membranes has topography; ... , Unlike the princess kept awake by the ... cultured on a substrate deliberately printed with nanoscale ... of Wisconsin–Madison. , The researchers used soft ...
... been stopped early due to preliminary results indicating that ... HIV during heterosexual intercourse by 53 percent. , The ... 12 to review the interim data. Based on the ... trial and recommended that all men enrolled in the ...
... Give or take a few dozen trillions, a human adult ... roundworm has exactly 959 cells. , Yet we have ... University, who has been exploring two “highly conserved? cell-signaling pathways ... we have a lot of common enemies, particularly soil-borne ...
Cached Biology News:Embryonic stem cells do better on bumpy nanoscale mattress 2Male circumcision reduces HIV risk, study stopped early 2Male circumcision reduces HIV risk, study stopped early 3Worms produce surprise insight into human fever 2
...
... The new IKATUBE ULTRA TURRAX Tube Disperser System ... homogenizing system. It offers a cleaner, safer, and ... system processes sample volumes from 2 to 15 ... type, researchers can choose one of 4 different ...
...
... Triple-angle light scattering detector for ... digital signal processing hardware for two ... UV detectors. Also contains an analog ... interfacing to strip chart recorders. Includes ...
Biology Products: