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Penis bacteria linked to HIV acquisition

Penis bacteria linked to HIV acquisition

, by Emily Newman

Read why the colonies of bacteria that populate the foreskin affect HIV risk, and how circumcision modifies risk. Read More

Are serious heart problems inevitable for people with HIV? A conversation with cardiologist Priscilla Hsue

Are serious heart problems inevitable for people with HIV? A conversation with cardiologist Priscilla Hsue

, by San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Cardiologist Priscilla Hsue answered questions about inflammation and cardiovascular disease among people living with HIV at a recent Positive Force event. Read More

In a class of its own, “uniquely potent” HIV capsid inhibitor thwarts HIV replication

In a class of its own, “uniquely potent” HIV capsid inhibitor thwarts HIV replication

, by Liz Highleyman

Promising research about a new type of HIV drug called GS-CA1, the first capsid inhibitor to enter clinical trials, was shared at CROI 2017. Read More

New antibody therapy “profoundly” successful at reducing inflammation from HIV

New antibody therapy “profoundly” successful at reducing inflammation from HIV

, by Emily Newman

With just one dose, canakinumab reduced markers of inflammation and improved arterial function in people living with HIV. Read More

PrEP study now enrolling at Strut in San Francisco

PrEP study now enrolling at Strut in San Francisco

, by San Francisco AIDS Foundation

San Francisco AIDS Foundation is enrolling people into a study testing an investigational new drug for PrEP. Find out what the study’s about, and how to get involved. Read More