Ending Disparities

As the United States Conference on AIDS (USCA 2015) will convene shortly (September 10–13) in Washington, D.C.—and its theme is “The Numbers Don’t Lie:...

Matters of Survival

Is better HIV treatment related to improved survival after an individual is diagnosed with an AIDS-defining opportunistic illness (AIDS-OI)? That was one of the...

Man Up Mondays

An independent interim review of the Strategic Timing of AntiRetroviral Treatment (START) study findings shows that initializing treatment early improves outcomes for individuals with...

Silk-Protein Film

LifeGuide Blocking the First Step A silk-protein film aims to become an HIV prevention method by Chael Needle   When we think of HIV prevention in sexually active...

Targeting Dual Points of Entry

LifeGuide Two Birds, One Stone Researchers make advances with agents that can target dual points of entry by Mariel Selbovitz, MPH Drug discovery and early to mid-stage drug...

Responding to TB

LifeGuide Rapid Response Why advances in point-of-care TB diagnostics determine the future of the AIDS crisis by Mariel Selbovitz, MPH TB—one of the greatest killers and what appears...

Developing Doravirine

LifeGuide Running Into Options An NNRTI candidate seeks to keep on track to expand therapies by Chael Needle In this next-generation era of anti-HIV meds, research and development...

The Road Ahead

LifeGuide Treatment Horizons The Road Ahead New candidates hold promise for ARV therapy & therapeutic vaccines by Mariel Selbovitz, MPH The 54th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy...

Heart Break in Melbourne

LifeGuide Heart Break in Melbourne Cardiovascular disease studies focus on assessment, management & treatment by Jeannie Wraight Cardiovascular disease (CVD) has become a leading cause of illness and...

Bio Logic

A bacterium with a live biotherapeutic grows into a microbicide candidate by Chael Needle LifeGuide The development of female-initiated HIV prevention methods—female condoms, antiretroviral treatment as prevention,...