Gay dating app Grindr was under fire on Monday for sharing information about users` HIV status or locations with two companies enlisted to optimize its software.Apr 03, 2018, 11:48 AM IST
With a prevalence rate of 0.76% among adults, third highest in the country, Nagaland has 22,878 'People living with HIV' (PLHIV) and AIDS cases, an official of Nagaland State AIDS Control Society (NSACS) has said.Mar 22, 2018, 18:20 PM IST
Anaemia -- a condition characterised by the lack of healthy red blood cells -- affects 32 million pregnant women worldwide and up to half of all pregnant women in low and middle-income countries.Mar 22, 2018, 10:30 AM IST
The HIV-testing initiative has further encouraged the Mumbai District Aids Control Society (MDACS), which proposed a plan to the National Aids Control Organisation (NACO) to distribute HIV medicines through the clinics at various central line railway stations in the city.Mar 07, 2018, 09:17 AM IST
In the study, scientists infected rhesus macaques with simian-human immunodeficiency virus (SHIV), an HIV-like virus commonly used in nonhuman primate studies.Mar 05, 2018, 18:15 PM IST
At least 40 people were detected with HIV positive virus at Bangarmau city in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao district. Locals reportedly visited a quack who used a single syringe for treatment on everybody, said authorities.Feb 06, 2018, 09:37 AM IST
In recent years, diseases such as Ebola and Zika have caused wide-scale devastation, and HIV continues to be a pandemic health threat for many, researchers said.Feb 02, 2018, 16:08 PM IST
MPA behaves like the stress hormone cortisol in the cells of the genital tract that can come in contact with HIV.
The three women were dancing during AIDS Day celebrations to raise awareness about the life-threatening disease.Dec 05, 2017, 12:56 PM IST
Some 37 million people worldwide have the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) that causes AIDS.Dec 03, 2017, 17:18 PM IST
According to the Minister, the number of HIV positive people in Tripura has been more or less static during the past few years.Dec 01, 2017, 19:46 PM IST
She also inaugurated the 'SAMPARK' mission aimed at tracing those who are HIV positive and are to be brought under ART services.Dec 01, 2017, 19:40 PM IST
Actinobacteria are the keystone species in our ecosystems and are acknowledged as an unrivalled source of bioactive compounds.
Researchers find 5.1 percent of HIV-positive adults received aspirin/antiplatelet therapy for primary prevention or cardiovascular diseaseNov 27, 2017, 09:51 AM IST
Professor Abdool Karim is one of the world's leading AIDS researchers.Nov 21, 2017, 07:57 AM IST
Located in Toronto, the restaurant called June’s on Tuesday was serving its first meals prepared by HIV-positive cooks to dispel any notion that food preparation can spread the virus.Nov 15, 2017, 16:32 PM IST
When infected with the HIV virus, humans cannot produce the required antibodies to kill it, which is why a cure has been a challenge to develop.Nov 13, 2017, 14:26 PM IST
The molecule could one day become part of a successful HIV vaccine, the researchers said.Oct 29, 2017, 19:09 PM IST
The award was presented to them by Robert Gallo, who discovered HIV as the cause of AIDS, at the 19th international meeting of the IHV.Oct 26, 2017, 10:03 AM IST
The new approach, called "Block-and-Lock", blocks reactivation of the virus in cells, even during treatment interruptions, and locks HIV into a durable state of latency.