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Viewpoints

One on One With Sharon Lewin

The noted HIV researcher reflects on recent advances, the search for a cure, and the long road ahead.

Bictegravir vs. Dolutegravir Img
News

Bictegravir vs. Dolutegravir

Bictegravir, an emerging integrase inhibitor that is co-formulated with two other anti-HIV drugs, showed an efficacy similar to Tivicay (dolutegravir) in a phase III clinical trial.

Lab Chat: An Interview With Dr. Shomyseh Sanjabi Img
Viewpoints

Lab Chat: An Interview With Dr. Shomyseh Sanjabi

Sanjabi talks about her early interest in science, her innovative research toward an HIV cure, and the importance of mentoring early career investigators.

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Estimating the Total Size of the HIV Reservoir

Researchers estimated a total body burden of as many as seven million cells expressing HIV RNA at any given time in tissues, despite viral load suppression to undetectable levels in the blood.

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Conference Coverage

Dolutegravir/3TC Dual Therapy as Switch Option in Multiple Studies

Two oral presentations and numerous posters at the 16th European AIDS Conference included new data on using dolutegravir-based dual ART (many with 3TC) as a switch option for people currently on stable three-drug ART.

Signal That ABX464 Reduces Viral Reservoir but Not Time to Viral Rebound After Treatment Interruption Img
Conference Coverage

Signal That ABX464 Reduces Viral Reservoir but Not Time to Viral Rebound After Treatment Interruption

New data presented at EACS 2017 suggested that the investigational REV inhibitor ABX464 might reduce the HIV viral reservoir in a study that included a treatment interruption.

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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IDWeek

A Review of Late-Stage HIV Antiretroviral Candidates at IDWeek 2017

Highlights of major findings on new antiretroviral therapies, including data on long-acting injectable solutions and new combination treatments packed into a single pill.

Effects of the Anti-Inflammatory Antibody Canakinumab on Heart Disease and Cancer: Implications for HIV? Img

Effects of the Anti-Inflammatory Antibody Canakinumab on Heart Disease and Cancer: Implications for HIV?

New study results prompt the question of whether canakinumab or other anti-inflammatories could have salutary clinical effects in HIV-positive people.

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Cancer

Report From the 2017 IAS HIV Cure and Cancer Forum

Many approaches being pursued as cancer therapeutics are also being studied in the context of HIV cure research, including immune checkpoint inhibitors, cytokine therapies, genetically modified chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cells and other gene t...