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Donald Trump calls ‘pharma bro’ Martin Shkreli a ‘spoiled brat’

Friday, September 25, 2015
Donald Trump
Trump's opinion of the CEO who tried to raise the price of a drug used to treat AIDS patients? "He is nothing." ...

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After public outcry, CEO drops price of AIDS drug

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Martin Shkreli
Martin Shkreli made headlines this week when he raised the price from $13.50 to $750 a tablet literally overnight. ...

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Zachary Quinto clarifies his stance on HIV

Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Zachary Quinto
"There was this thing that I was 'slut-shaming.' Anybody who knows me knows that that is the last thing I would ever do." ...

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Greg Louganis contemplates his, fellow Olympian Jenner’s journeys

Friday, July 31, 2015
Greg Louganis speaks onstage during the "Back on Board: Greg Louganis" panel at the HBO 2015 Summer TCA Tour.
"We all have our journeys," Louganis, 55, told reporters. "Whether you're gay, straight, bisexual, transgender." ...

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WATCH: Obama announces new national HIV/AIDS Strategy through 2020

Thursday, July 30, 2015
“We’ve come a long way against AIDS and we can’t stop now,” President Barack Obama said.
The 2020 strategy calls for widespread testing, guaranteed access to regular doctor appointments, and making sure every American can get access to life-extending care. ...

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Missouri man gets 30 years for exposing sex partners to HIV

Saturday, July 25, 2015
David Lee Magnum
Mangum originally was charged after a male sexual partner tested positive for HIV and alerted police. ...

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Bristol-Myers is testing a new HIV medication

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. will get extra meetings with the FDA as it studies the drug.
Will BMS-663068 help HIV-positive adults who have developed resistance to other treatments? ...

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HIV-positive St. Louis County man accused of deliberately exposing people (UPDATED)

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Robert Smith apparently met with an undercover detective and sought to have sex, denying that he was HIV-positive.
Police claim Robert Smith used Craigslist and other social media to contact "potential victims." ...

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FDA shuts down Miami-area blood bank for multiple violations

Friday, July 17, 2015
U.S. Blood Bank did not make "reasonable attempts" to notify donors who tested reactive for HIV.
Did a Miami-area blood bank fail to notify donors that were exposed to HIV? ...

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Former Iowa State scientist gets prison for faking HIV research

Sunday, July 5, 2015
Dong-Pyou Han
A former Iowa State University scientist who altered blood samples to make it appear he had achieved a breakthrough toward a potential vaccine against HIV has been sentenced to more than 4 ½ years in prison for making false statements ...

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