News related to Trizivir (Abacavir / Lamivudine / Zidovudine) and/or conditions it is approved for
Targeting semen proteins to prevent HIV infection
Source: HIV / AIDS News From Medical News Today [2015.08.18]
Researchers describe two approaches they say could prevent HIV infection by targeting proteins in semen called amyloid fibrils that boost transmission of the virus.
'Molecular tweezer' targets HIV and prevents semen from promoting infection
Source: Flu / Cold / SARS News From Medical News Today [2015.08.18]
Compound shaped like a tweezer could prove more effective at preventing HIV infection -- and with less side effects -- than other microbicides in developmentAn unprecedented potential "molecular...
Kicking latent HIV: New strategies to reactivate reservoirs of latent infection
Source: HIV / AIDS News From Medical News Today [2015.07.31]
In cells with latent HIV infection, the virus is dormant, and such cells are therefore not attacked by the immune system or by standard antiretroviral therapy.