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Sunday, 22 December 2013 13:15

Highlights from the 6 HIV Persistence Workshop

LoupeThe 6 International Workshop on HIV Persistence during Therapy took place in Miami, Fl, 3-6 December 2013.

This meeting is considered as the reference workshop on HIV persistence, reservoirs and eradication strategies.

The program of this 2013 edition was particularly rich with several great moments which have been relayed on the web and in the press...

 

Here, we propose several links to comments or summaries that have been posted following the workshop, with more to come!

 

An extensive summary of the workshop by David Margolis:

http://natap.org/2013/HIV/121513_01.htm

 

Several articles following the talk from Timothy Henrich showing the relpase of the two "Boston patients":

http://www.bostonglobe.com/lifestyle/health-wellness/2013/12/05/hiv-virus-returns-after-cure-hope-rose/kSUyH1YkgJ27AP4aZwpUXJ/story.html

 

http://www.nature.com/news/hopes-of-hiv-cure-in-boston-patients-dashed-1.14324


http://www.genengnews.com/insight-and-intelligence/hiv-continues-to-hide-effectively/77899985/

 

The dual approach to HIV-1 cure: Activation of latency and restoration of exhausted virus-specific T cell function:

http://natap.org/2013/HIV/121913_03.htm

 

The results of Sangamo SB-728-T study:

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/sangamo-biosciences-presents-clinical-data-from-key-sb-728-t-hiv-studies-proof-of-concept-for-ongoing-sustained-functional-control-of-hiv-viral-load-cytoxan-preconditioning-successfully-enhances-2013-12-06

 


 

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Last Updated on Sunday, 22 December 2013 13:40
 

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