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People with more copies of a gene that helps to fight HIV are less likely to become infected with the virus or to develop AIDS than those of the same geographical ancestry, such as European Americans, ...


In the fall of 2004, the NIH ( National Institute of Health ) requested that the Institute of Medicine ( IOM ) of the National Academies of Sciences review the HIVNET 012 perinatal HIV prevention tria ...


FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Pegasys ( Peginterferon alfa-2a ) and Copegus ( Ribavirin ) for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C in patients co-infected with hepatitis C and HIV. ...


The final statement from the 1st European Consensus Conference on the Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis B and C in HIV Co-infected Patients, includes a definitive recommendation that HIV patients co-infe ...


CDC ( Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ) has announced new guidelines for the use of antiretroviral drugs to prevent HIV infection after exposure to HIV through sexual intercourse, sexual as ...