News related to Epzicom (Abacavir / Lamivudine) and/or conditions it is approved for
HIV: Mylan receives tentative FDA approval for pediatric formulations of abacavir/lamivudine
Source: HIV / AIDS News From Medical News Today [2014.12.08]
Mylan Inc. has announced that its subsidiary Mylan Laboratories Limited has received tentative approval from the U.S.
UNAIDS reports that reaching Fast-Track Targets will avert nearly 28 million new HIV infections
Source: HIV / AIDS News From Medical News Today [2014.11.21]
The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) has announced that taking a Fast-Track approach over the next five years will allow the world to end the AIDS epidemic by 2030.
Practice-Changing Study in HIV-Related Lymphoma
Source: Medscape HIV/AIDS Headlines [2014.12.07]
Patients with HIV infection and lymphoma have been considered unsuitable for stem cell transplantation because of immunosuppression. A new study rewrites that script.
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In animal model, masking HIV target cells prevents viral transmission
Source: HIV / AIDS News From Medical News Today [2014.11.26]
Cloaking immune cells with antibodies that block T cell trafficking to the gut can substantially reduce the risk of viral transmission in a non-human primate model of HIV infection, scientists report.
Why HIV prevention dosing differs by sex
Source: Sexual Health / STDs News From Medical News Today [2014.11.03]
A mathematical model developed by NIH grantees predicts that women must take the antiretroviral medication Truvada daily to prevent HIV infection via vaginal sex, whereas just two doses per week can...