Navigation Links
HIV Experts Propose New Approach to Eradicate HIV in Latest Issue of Science
Date:3/5/2009

Tibotec joins other leaders from academia, industry and government in collaboration to fight HIV

YARDLEY, Pa., March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- A group of leading HIV experts call for the exploration of a new approach to treating HIV - one that could ultimately help eradicate the virus - through a collaboration involving academia, industry, government and patient advocates. This new approach to HIV treatment is discussed in a perspective article published in the March 6, 2009 issue of Science.

The article, provocatively titled, "The Challenge of a Cure for HIV Infection," is authored by three academics, Doug Richman, UCSD; David Margolis, UNC; Warner Greene, UCSF; one community advocate, the late Martin Delaney, Project Inform; and two industry scientist leaders, Daria Hazuda, Merck; Roger Pomerantz, Tibotec.

This diverse group came together to set a goal for the next era in HIV therapeutics - drug free remission - and assemble a coordinated initiative to identify potential interventions and a clinical assessment to reach this goal. The initiative, which the authors coined a "collaboratory," aims to accelerate the progress of individual research groups, harness the drug discovery capabilities of industry and utilize the government to coordinate regulatory approaches and mobilize funding.

"A successful vaccine or microbicide still remains a significant challenge in spite of billions of dollars and years of research, and having millions of people on lifelong highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) may not be sustainable," said Roger Pomerantz, M.D., FACP, President of Tibotec R&D. "At Tibotec, we have a heritage of partnership and collaboration, and we are committed to forging new approaches with others to develop HIV therapeutics that could finally eradicate the disease."

Envisioning the Post-HAART Era

Since the arrival of HAART
'/>"/>

SOURCE Tibotec
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Experts examine causes, treatment and prevention of glaucoma
2. SilverCensus.com Names Consumer Affairs Advocate, Healthcare Experts to Provide Free Educational Support for Seniors
3. Policy experts urge scrutiny of senior tax breaks
4. Interview with GI Experts: Discussions in Clostridium difficile
5. Burn rehabilitation experts at UT Southwestern outline best treatments for post-burn itching
6. Rush University Medical Center experts present latest research findings at AAOS meeting
7. Health experts urge supermarket pharmacies to get smart about free antibiotics
8. Experts Call for FDA Regulation of Tobacco Products
9. Experts in Government, Public Health, Public Policy and Science Outline Blueprint for Reducing Death and Disease From Tobacco in the United States
10. Avon Foundation Convened Breast Cancer Experts in Miami to Address Prevention Strategies at Annual Forum
11. International Panel of Experts Gather for Roundtable Consensus Regarding Multiple Myeloma Related Disease
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:11/27/2014)... Randy Dotinga HealthDay ... Some people,s brains seem pre-wired to acquire a second language, ... their mother tongue will likely gain a brain boost, the ... and integrated after learning," said study co-author Ping Li, co-director ... State University. But it,s even more interesting, Li said, that ...
(Date:11/27/2014)... NY (PRWEB) November 27, 2014 The founders ... offering stylish, comfortable and high functioning compression socks, are proud ... newly-released socks use an innovative Gradient Pressure (TM) knitting technology ... blood. , VIM & VIGR’s commitment to adding flair and ... as just functional recently caught the eye of a writer ...
(Date:11/27/2014)... VogueQueen.com is making every effort to offer more affordable ... the premier online supplier of elegant special occasion dresses ... huge selection of sexy prom dresses today. In addition ... many beautiful styles in its product line. Click to ... , “VogueQueen.com hopes to provide a truly unique shopping ...
(Date:11/27/2014)... (PRWEB) November 27, 2014 This ... on Global Insulin industry. For an overview analysis, ... classification, application, industry chain structure, industry overview, policy ... global Insulin industry covers information on policy, ... product cost structure and much more. ...
(Date:11/27/2014)... Marietta, GA (PRWEB) November 27, 2014 "The ... the whole month of December is full of laughter as ... Tandy Wilson won by making a sweater from scratch. " ... lit Christmas tree, and if that weren't ridiculous enough, the ... on top. , For those interested in participating this ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Some People May Be Pre-Wired to Be Bilingual 2Health News:Some People May Be Pre-Wired to Be Bilingual 3Health News:VIM & VIGR Announces Launch of Men’s Line of Compression Socks 2Health News:A New Collection of Sexy Prom Dresses Has Been Released by the Reliable Online Supplier VogueQueen.com 2Health News:Insulin Industry Analysis (Supply, Consumption) for China, America, Korea, France & Japan Research Now at ReportsnReports 2Health News:Insulin Industry Analysis (Supply, Consumption) for China, America, Korea, France & Japan Research Now at ReportsnReports 3Health News:Verde Pointe Dental Associates Hosts 2014 Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2Health News:Verde Pointe Dental Associates Hosts 2014 Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 3
... ... a Rocket® Composter, Northwest State Community College opens a new frontier in ... at NSCC revealed that waste from campus food and food related sources ... college established its first “Green Grant” to encourage innovative ways to improve ...
... ... fill the gap in poor physician adherence to low back pain management guidelines with the release ... (PRWEB) ... the iPhone platform this week to help bridge an expensive health care gap. The release ...
... ... HealthCare announces the opening of the oral health education program MouthWise Web ... 5 to 11 years, their parents, their schools and their teachers - ... 4 Kids is a series of 15 videos titled Kids Visit GarGar ...
... ... ... , ... , , , ...
... A study published in PLoS Medicine this ... the UN Millennium Development Goals for health, finding that ... the difficulty countries have meeting these targets. ... development agenda, include the reduction of child mortality, improvements ...
... ... ... ... HOUSTON , March 1 Despite Northstar management,s recent claim that Mr. Kovnat,s ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:With Launch of a Rocket Composter, Northwest State Community College opens a new frontier in green technology in the US. 2Health News:With Launch of a Rocket Composter, Northwest State Community College opens a new frontier in green technology in the US. 3Health News:Clinically Relevant Technologies Releases New Medical iPhone App To Fill Gap In Adherence To Low Back Pain Management Guidelines 2Health News:15 Free Videos, Kids Visit GarGar The Dentist, Promote Children's Oral Health Education - MouthWise Web Adventures 4 Kids. 2Health News:15 Free Videos, Kids Visit GarGar The Dentist, Promote Children's Oral Health Education - MouthWise Web Adventures 4 Kids. 3Health News:15 Free Videos, Kids Visit GarGar The Dentist, Promote Children's Oral Health Education - MouthWise Web Adventures 4 Kids. 4Health News:International Medical Corps on the Ground in Chile, Following 8.8-Magnitude Earthquake 2Health News:International Medical Corps on the Ground in Chile, Following 8.8-Magnitude Earthquake 3Health News:HIV and noncommunicable diseases hinder the progress of poor countries' Millennium Development Goals 2Health News:Northstar Management Forecasts a Loss of $1.2 Million for 2010 at Its Palladium for Surgery -- Houston, Ltd. Centre 2
(Date:11/26/2014)... ® , Inc. (NASDAQ: BIOS ) announced today that ... present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2014 Leveraged Finance ... , , Wednesday, December 3, 2014 , , , , ... , Location: , , , Boca Raton Resort and Club, Florida ... BioScrip, Inc. is a leading national provider of infusion ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... NEW YORK , Nov. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... is growing at a rate of 4%, with ... according to Kalorama Information. MRI and other types ... the diagnosis and treatment of numerous medical conditions ... different technologies and techniques. Kalorama,s report, Medical ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... Reinforcing its commitment to enabling confident diagnosis ... PHG AEX: PHIA) today announced 510(k) clearance from ... IQon Spectral CT , presenting an entirely new ... a new dimension to Computed Tomography (CT) imaging, delivering ... based on their material content within a single scan. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Kalorama: Steady Growth in the Medical MRI Market 2Kalorama: Steady Growth in the Medical MRI Market 3Philips receives FDA 510(k) clearance for IQon Spectral CT 2Philips receives FDA 510(k) clearance for IQon Spectral CT 3
... BEDFORD, Mass., Nov. 10, 2010 Hologic, Inc. ... leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium diagnostics products, medical ... needs of women, will focus on products that are the ... America (RSNA) meeting at McCormick Place in Chicago, ...
... NeoStem, Inc. (NYSE Amex: NBS ), an ... announced today that Chief Executive Officer Robin Smith, M.D., MBA, ... Company at the LifeTech Capital Miami Medical Investors Conference to ... 12, 2010. In addition, Dr. Smith has been selected to ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Hologic Encourages Health Professionals to Get the Facts About Women's Imaging at RSNA 2010 2Hologic Encourages Health Professionals to Get the Facts About Women's Imaging at RSNA 2010 3Hologic Encourages Health Professionals to Get the Facts About Women's Imaging at RSNA 2010 4Hologic Encourages Health Professionals to Get the Facts About Women's Imaging at RSNA 2010 5Hologic Encourages Health Professionals to Get the Facts About Women's Imaging at RSNA 2010 6Hologic Encourages Health Professionals to Get the Facts About Women's Imaging at RSNA 2010 7Hologic Encourages Health Professionals to Get the Facts About Women's Imaging at RSNA 2010 8Hologic Encourages Health Professionals to Get the Facts About Women's Imaging at RSNA 2010 9NeoStem to Present at LifeTech Capital Miami Medical Investors Conference 2
PediaVision LLC is a life sciences company dedicated to solving the critical problem of undiagnosed vision problems affecting children worldwide....
... The Accommodating Intraocular Lens is for the treatment ... in many middle aged and older patients. , ... in the natural lens of the eye as ... less elastic. With less elasticity, the eye has ...
Designed with your input, the ATS Simulus™ flexible annuloplasty ring and band are easy endings to complex mitral valve repairs....
The Victory single- and dual-chamber rate-responsive pacemakers from St. Jude Medical are advanced-feature systems, designed to save valuable clinic time, maximize patient safety, and provide other t...
Medicine Products: