In a small study, doctors have successfully transplanted 10 hepatitis C-infected kidneys into patients without hepatitis C and prevented the patients from becoming infected by hepatitis C. The success of these transplants could mean more organs being available for the nearly 100,000 people in the US currently waiting for a kidney transplant.
After receiving a course of antiretroviral therapy for their HIV-like infection, approximately half of a group of monkeys infused with a broadly neutralizing antibody to HIV combined with an immune stimulatory compound suppressed the virus for six months without additional treatment, according to a new study. Show More Summary
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Activists quickly alerted the news outlet so the story makes it clear that the virus cannot be transmitted via saliva.
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A trans man and a public health dean talk about how to treat trans folk with HIV and prevent them from acquiring it in the first place.
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