19th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2012)

March 5-8, 2012, Seattle

CROI 2012: U.S. Black Women Have Higher Rates of HIV Infection and AIDS Death

Urban black women in the U.S. are 5 times more likely to become infected with HIV than previously estimated, and are twice as likely to die of AIDS-related causes, according to 2 posters presented this month at the 19th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2012) in Seattle.alt

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CROI 2012: The Real Life Challenge of HIV Treatment as Prevention [VIDEO]

"Treatment as prevention" was a widely referenced topic at the 19th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2012) this month in Seattle, and has been a dominant theme in HIV/AIDS news for the past couple years. Rick Elion explains why this approach may be difficult to put into practice.alt

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CROI 2012: Vorinostat -- A First Step on the Road Towards a Cure for HIV

Researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have for the first time shown that HIV can be purged from resting latent T-cells, an important early step in moving research forward on one of the potential HIV cure strategies, according to a report at the 19th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2012) last week in Seattle.alt

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CROI 2012: Long-term Tenofovir Promotes HBsAg Decline in HIV/HBV Coinfected People

Hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) levels declined steadily in HIV/HBV coinfected patients treated with tenofovir for up to 8 years, especially those with rising CD4 T-cell counts, researchers reported at the 19th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2012) this month in Seattle.alt

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Coverage of the 2012 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections

HIVandHepatitis.com's complete coverage of the 19th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2012), March 5-8, 2012.

Featuring new HIV drugs, HIV cure research, biomedical prevention, HIV-related conditions and complications, basic science, hepatitis C, and HIV/HCV coinfection.

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HIVandHepatitis.com CROI 2012 section

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