New & Noteworthy:


Archives | Mentions:

Page 1 of 11

Federal prosecutors charge scientist in major HIV vaccine fraud case

Tuesday, June 24, 2014
U.S. Blood Bank did not make "reasonable attempts" to notify donors who tested reactive for HIV.
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Responding to a major case of research misconduct, federal prosecutors have taken the rare step of filing charges against a scientist after he admitted falsifying data that led to millions in grants and hopes of a ...

Filed under: , , , , , , ,

Studies show big promise for HIV prevention injections

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Research suggests that a shot every one to three months may someday give an alternative to the daily pills that some people take now to cut their risk of getting HIV. ...

Filed under: , , ,

NYC health officials warn of meningitis risks ahead of gay pride weekend

Monday, June 17, 2013
NEW YORK -- New York City officials have issued a warning given ahead of the upcoming gay pride weekend, advising visitors to consult their physicians about receiving a meningitis vaccination. ...

Filed under: , , , , , ,

Latest HIV vaccine doesn’t work; U.S. government halts study

Thursday, April 25, 2013
WASHINGTON -- The latest bad news in the hunt for an AIDS vaccine: The government halted a large U.S. study on Thursday, saying the experimental shots aren't preventing HIV infection. ...

Filed under: , , ,

Personalized therapeutic HIV vaccine shows promise

Tuesday, October 27, 2009
An experimental treatment strategy involving a vaccine that is tailor-made from an HIV-positive person’s virus and immune system cells can reduce viral load and improve the function of the immune system, according to a presentation at the AIDS Vaccine 2009 ...

Filed under: , , ,

Page 1 of 11