Navigation Links
New HIV Study Shows That Large Numbers of Women and People of Color Can Be Successfully Enrolled In U.S. HIV Clinical Studies
Date:7/20/2009

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Data from a historic HIV study demonstrate that it is possible to recruit large numbers of women, African Americans and Latinos into U.S.-based HIV-1 treatment studies. The study, known as GRACE, is the largest study to date in treatment-experienced adult women with HIV-1 to examine gender and race differences in response to an HIV-1 therapy -- PREZISTA(R) (darunavir) coadministered with ritonavir as part of combination therapy. GRACE findings were presented today at the 5th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment, and Prevention (IAS 2009) in Cape Town, South Africa.

In the United States, women are increasingly affected by HIV/AIDS, accounting for more than one quarter of all new HIV/AIDS diagnoses, with African American and Latina women representing 79 percent of women living with the disease. Despite the increasing numbers of women with HIV, they have been under-represented in clinical treatment studies. In recent HIV studies of treatment-experienced patients, women accounted for less than 11 percent of the patients being studied, on average. GRACE was able to enroll 67 percent women and 84 percent people of color.

The GRACE (Gender, Race And Clinical Experience) study demonstrated that through 48 weeks of therapy, there were no statistically significant differences in virologic response rates between treatment-experienced women and men receiving the protease inhibitor PREZISTA (600 mg twice daily with 100 mg ritonavir), with a background regimen. In addition, there were no clinically relevant gender-based differences in adverse events.

"GRACE not only showed us that PREZISTA/r had similar efficacy and tolerability in treatment-experienced men and women, but it also taught us that through unique recruitment and retention strategies, a large number of wome
'/>"/>

SOURCE Tibotec Therapeutics
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Related medicine news :

1. Penn study finds pro-death proteins required to regulate healthy immune function
2. New study shows promise in reducing surgical risks associated with surgical bleeding
3. Study, meta-analysis examine factors associated with death from heatstroke
4. Study suggests loss of 2 types of neurons -- not just 1 -- triggers Parkinsons symptoms
5. Study says COPD testing is not measuring up
6. Preclinical study suggests organ-transplant drug may aid in lupus fight
7. Ability to cope with stress can increase good cholesterol in older white men, study finds
8. High alcohol consumption increases stroke risk, Tulane study says
9. Mailman School of Public Health study examines link between racial discrimination and substance use
10. Pitt study finds inequality in tobacco advertising
11. Stanford study highlights cost-effective method of lowering heart disease risks
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:11/23/2014)... More than two dozen new claims were ... involving Byetta lawsuits ( http://www.byettalawsuit2013.com/ ), as well as ... , A Case List updated on November 17th ... 2 diabetes medications referred to as incretin mimetics have ... District of California, where a federal proceeding continues to ...
(Date:11/23/2014)... 2014 The FDA is Watching: , ... On-Demand Webinar**, Dec. 11, 2014 ? Any Time at ... focus on promotional activities is no longer limited to ... looking at websites, Twitter, journal articles, TV appearances, Facebook ... Dec. 11, for On-Demand access to Timothy Ayers and ...
(Date:11/23/2014)... 23, 2014 Today Zane Benefits, ... small businesses, announced their new on demand webinar ... Employer-Provided Health Insurance. , According to ... financial risk facing most American families. It is ... and large, when it comes to recruiting and ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... PrettyTailor , an outstanding dress company, ... promotion. Customers can buy new dresses at its online ... its website. , As a matter of fact, PrettyTailor ... mainly provides four types of wedding outfits, including bridesmaid ... dresses. It also provides a variety of occasion dresses, ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... BambooFlooringChina.com is a famous brand in ... its new collection of bamboo mats ; the new ... off. , According to the sales manager of ... it a highly renewable resource. Their bamboo mats are 100% ... which comes from natural bamboo with caramel bamboo strips. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:California Federal Court Overseeing Byetta Lawsuits, Other Incretin Mimetic Claims Adds New Cases in November, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:California Federal Court Overseeing Byetta Lawsuits, Other Incretin Mimetic Claims Adds New Cases in November, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:California Federal Court Overseeing Byetta Lawsuits, Other Incretin Mimetic Claims Adds New Cases in November, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:FDAnews Announces The FDA is Watching: What Twitter, Tradeshows and TV Have in Common, On-Demand Webinar, Dec. 11, 2014 2Health News:FDAnews Announces The FDA is Watching: What Twitter, Tradeshows and TV Have in Common, On-Demand Webinar, Dec. 11, 2014 3Health News:FDAnews Announces The FDA is Watching: What Twitter, Tradeshows and TV Have in Common, On-Demand Webinar, Dec. 11, 2014 4Health News:FDAnews Announces The FDA is Watching: What Twitter, Tradeshows and TV Have in Common, On-Demand Webinar, Dec. 11, 2014 5Health News:Zane Benefits, Inc. Announces New Webinar on The End of Employer-Provided Health Insurance Now Available On-Demand! 2Health News:Customers Are Welcome to Shop at PrettyTailor.com 2Health News:Trendy Bamboo Mats Online Now By BambooFlooringChina.com 2
... OAK BROOK, Ill. July 31, 2008 A ... (BE) with high-grade dysplasia (HGD) showed that in 92 patients ... follow-up biopsy session, 90.2 percent were free of HGD at ... to report on the use of circumferential ablation for BE ...
... conceived this way have poorer outcomes, but procedure not ... July 31 (HealthDay News) -- The increased risk of ... fertilization (AF) may be due to causes of infertility ... In general, single babies conceived using AF have worse ...
... July 31 Affiliated Computer Services,Inc. (NYSE: ... totaling $100,million, with UMass Memorial Health Care, Inc., ... services. The contract will extend an existing six-year ... ACS will provide a cost-effective,method of expanding UMass ...
... This Approval Creates New Growth Opportunities for the ... FY2008 Make Good Target of $5.6 million, ... Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: TYNP), a manufacturer and,supplier ... China, today announced that it has received approval ...
... to Gift MedeFile-Light to National ... ... 31 MedeFile,International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MDFI), a company ... and their families, today announced that it has teamed with,Direct ...
... EATONTOWN, N.J., July 31 Osteotech, Inc.,(Nasdaq: OSTE ), ... healing, reported today that net income for the three months,ended ... per share,compared to net income of $.9 million, or $.05 ... for the three months ended June 30,2008 increased 4% to ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Endoscopic circumferential ablation promising for Barrett's esophagus with high-grade dysplasia 2Health News:Endoscopic circumferential ablation promising for Barrett's esophagus with high-grade dysplasia 3Health News:Endoscopic circumferential ablation promising for Barrett's esophagus with high-grade dysplasia 4Health News:Assisted Fertilization Risks May Be Due to Infertility 2Health News:ACS Signs Five-Year, $100 Million Deal to Provide Technology Services to UMass Memorial Health Care, Inc. 2Health News:ACS Signs Five-Year, $100 Million Deal to Provide Technology Services to UMass Memorial Health Care, Inc. 3Health News:Tianyin Pharmaceutical Co., Inc. Receives Chinese SFDA Approval for Simvastatin Tablets 2Health News:Tianyin Pharmaceutical Co., Inc. Receives Chinese SFDA Approval for Simvastatin Tablets 3Health News:Direct Technology Innovations Lauds MedeFile Solution as 'Breakthrough' in Personal Medical Records Management 2Health News:Direct Technology Innovations Lauds MedeFile Solution as 'Breakthrough' in Personal Medical Records Management 3Health News:Direct Technology Innovations Lauds MedeFile Solution as 'Breakthrough' in Personal Medical Records Management 4Health News:Osteotech Reports 2008 Second Quarter Diluted Earnings Per Share of $.10 on Revenues of $27.6 Million 2Health News:Osteotech Reports 2008 Second Quarter Diluted Earnings Per Share of $.10 on Revenues of $27.6 Million 3Health News:Osteotech Reports 2008 Second Quarter Diluted Earnings Per Share of $.10 on Revenues of $27.6 Million 4Health News:Osteotech Reports 2008 Second Quarter Diluted Earnings Per Share of $.10 on Revenues of $27.6 Million 5
(Date:11/22/2014)... 21 de noviembre de 2014  BioClinica®, Inc., ... externalizados y tecnologías eClinical, ha indicado un aumento ... inteligente, para el seguimiento basado en el riesgo ... el concepto del seguimiento basado en el riesgo ... visitas de seguimiento o cambio de los métodos ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... Statistics released from a number of organizations show that ... holidays, beginning with Thanksgiving eve, which is now termed ... data, highlighted in an Infographic released by ... annual Sober Days for the Holidays public awareness ... increased rates of DUI injuries and deaths during the ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... Nov. 21, 2014  Particle Sciences, Inc (PSI), ... developed and manufactured a new innovative vaginal ring ... and Development arm of Exeltis Pharmaceuticals.  According to ... Management at Particle Sciences, "This vaginal ring was ... material sciences and modeling expertise.  We are thrilled ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:El 'seguimiento inteligente' consigue un excelente momento 2El 'seguimiento inteligente' consigue un excelente momento 3Alarming Stats Show Holiday Drinking an Issue for Many 2Particle Sciences' Clinical Trial Supplies Group Manufactures Innovative Vaginal Ring 2
... CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 29 MedCath Corporation (Nasdaq: MDTH ) will host a ... its fourth quarter ended September 30, 2009. The company will issue a press release ... What: Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call, ... How: Dial-in conference call, ...
... BOSTON, Oct. 29 Solos Endoscopy, Inc. (Pink Sheets: ... received purchase orders for its MammoView(TM) line of surgical ... Center, San Diego California. UCSD Medical Center is highly ... amount of healthcare in San Diego. UCSD Medical Center ...
Cached Medicine Technology:MedCath Corporation to Hold Conference Call on Fourth Quarter Results 2Solos Endoscopy, Inc. Receives Purchase Orders from University of California, San Diego Medical Center for its MammoView(TM) Product Line 2
This fume hood features a one-piece shell molded of polyethylene with a clear acrylic panel that slides on inside tracks. It can be set in an open, closed or intermediate position....
These handy dispensers save space and organize gloves in labs and next to hand washers. Clear acrylic. Many other sizes and custom configurations available....
... Microtome is ideal for sectioning of specimens in ... Specimen rise is automatic and accurate with section ... increments of 2 microns. Will accommodate MNL ... Vibratomes Freezing Stages , ...
... Gold Package is the ultimate ... package includes the Vibratome 3000 ... starter package accessory kit, additional ... mounts 1/2" head, rotating stage, ...
Medicine Products: