Viral Reservoir Seen 'Strikingly' Soon After HIV Infection
"If these data are translatable to humans, then as soon as one is able to diagnose a patient with HIV, even with the lowest levels of plasma virus ... in the treatment of neonates at high risk for HIV infection, he explained. And because the assay requires ...
HIV positive man arrested and charged after donating plasma
An Elkhart man admitted to police that he donated plasma even though he knew he was HIV positive. James Williams, 31, was arrested charged with four felonies. He told police he did it for the money. BioLife in Elkhart pays those who donate $30 for plasma.
U.S. to donate $150 million to help poor countries fight AIDS
(AP) WASHINGTON - Science now has the tools to slash the spread of HIV ... U.S. is donating an extra $150 million to help poor countries put them in place, the Obama administration told the world's largest AIDS conference Monday. "We want to get to the ...
HIV Report Could Hurt Activist Attempts at Lifting Blood Donation Ban
In their yearly publication on the subject, the World Health Organization (WHO) reiterated the need for groups which are at high risk ... HIV, he and others like him will definitely hurt the LGBT community’s attempts’ at lifting the blood donation ...
Banned for life: Why gay men still can't donate blood
They also relied on a specific blood-clotting treatment called Factor VIII concentrate -- one dose could contain the plasma of up to 22,000 donors. Likewise, someone with hemophilia would risk contracting HIV ... to donate, they said, should donate blood ...