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An Overview of Cabotegravir Img

An Overview of Cabotegravir

Other Names: 744 LA, CAB, GSK-1265744, GSK1265744, GSK744, GSK744 LA, GSK744 LAP, S-265744, S/GSK1265744, cabotegravir LA, cabotegravir sodium Drug Class: Integrase Inhibitors Molecular Formula: C19 H17 F2 N3 O5 Registry Number: 1051375-10-0 (CAS) Ch...

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HIV and Osteoporosis

Key PointsOsteoporosis is a disease that causes bones to become weak and easy to break. Osteoporosis increases the risk of fractures of the hip, spine, and wrist.The risk of osteoporosis increases with age. Anyone can get osteoporosis, but it's most ...

An Overview of Evotaz (Atazanavir/Cobicistat) Img

An Overview of Evotaz (Atazanavir/Cobicistat)

Brand Name: Evotaz Other Names: ATV/COBI, atazanavir sulfate/cobicistat Drug Class: Combination Drugs

What's New in the U.S. HHS _Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in Pediatric HIV Infection_ Img
Children (Ages 0-17)

What's New in the U.S. HHS Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in Pediatric HIV Infection

Text and references throughout the Guidelines were updated to include relevant new data and publications.

Updates to the Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents Img
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Updates to the Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents

Among the updates are the addition of hepatitis C drugs and rewritten recommendations for various types of coccidioidomycosis.

What's New in the U.S. HHS Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Exposed and HIV-Infected Children Img
Children (Ages 0-17)

What's New in the U.S. HHS Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Exposed and HIV-Infected Children

The latest updates to the HIV opportunistic infections guidelines for children, from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, are in the Human Herpesvirus 8 and Microsporidiosis sections.

What's New in the U.S. HHS Antiretroviral Therapy Guidelines for Pregnant Women Img
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What's New in the U.S. HHS Antiretroviral Therapy Guidelines for Pregnant Women

Here are the latest updates to the HIV treatment guidelines for pregnant women, from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Among the updates are "what to start" treatment changes and safety and toxicity information.

Immune-Enhancing Treatment May Destabilize HIV Reservoirs Img
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Immune-Enhancing Treatment May Destabilize HIV Reservoirs

New research highlights the potential of a PD-1-blocking antibody to work synergistically with antiretroviral therapy and other therapeutic agents to improve CD8+ T-cell function and destabilize HIV reservoirs in humans.

HIV Therapy for Breastfeeding Mothers Can Virtually Eliminate Transmission to Babies Img
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HIV Therapy for Breastfeeding Mothers Can Virtually Eliminate Transmission to Babies

For HIV-infected mothers whose immune system is in good health, taking a three-drug antiretroviral regimen during breastfeeding essentially eliminates HIV transmission by breast milk to their infants, according to results from a large clinical trial ...

Defective HIV DNA Can Encode HIV-Related Proteins Img

Defective HIV DNA Can Encode HIV-Related Proteins

Cells from HIV-infected people whose virus is suppressed with treatment harbor defective HIV DNA that can nevertheless be transcribed into a template for producing HIV-related proteins. This finding may affect scientists' understanding of the long-te...