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Lower CD4 counts linked with higher cancer risks in people living with HIV in South Africa
A report in Clinical Infectious Diseases has said that immune suppression is linked with an increased risk of numerous cancers amongst people living with HIV, according to data collected and analysed in South Africa. The study’s authors found links between a low CD4 count and increased risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, Kaposi’s sarcoma (KS) and HPV related cancers such as cervical cancer. The authors found no link between immune suppression and several non-infection linked cancers such as breast, lung and prostate.
24 三月 2021 13:44
Chinese HIV drug, Aikening, gets first approval outside China
The Republic of Ecuador has become the first country outside of China to authorise the sale and use of a HIV drug developed in China by Frontier Biotech. Aikening (Albuvirtide 160mg) is a new long-acting injectable fusion inhibitor designed to be administered ...更多
22 三月 2021 15:12
AstraZeneca applies for FDA authorisation after study shows vaccine to be safe and effective
The AstraZeneca vaccine, developed in collaboration with Oxford University, is ‘highly effective’ at preventing COVID-19 in all age groups says the company following a Phase III trial in the US, Chile and Peru. The trial, run by Columbia University and ...更多
我的生活+在东欧和中亚地区组织的信息和教育活动 "U=U" （“无法检测到等于不可传播”，#UnqualsU，#НравноН）旨在传达一个信息，即HIV阳性者在病毒载量无法被检测到时，不能将病毒通过性行为传染给另一个人。 许多研究表明，在血清不一致的夫妇中，HIV阳性伴侣接受ARV治疗并保持无法检测到的病毒载量，则没有HIV性传播病例的发生。