Tag: HIV

Researchers develop affordable cellphone-based tool to detect HIV

New York: A team of researchers has developed a portable and low-cost mobile diagnostic tool, utilising a cellphone and nanotechnology,…

Study finds standard treatment for common STD

Washington: A new study could change the way doctors treat a common sexually transmitted diseases (STD). Professor Patricia Kissinger and…

Neutralising antibodies offers hope for HIV vaccine

London: Researchers are in the process of discovering the factors responsible for the production of antibodies that do not just…

HIV and AIDS Act 2017 comes into force

New Delhi: The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has announced implementation of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired…

Adolescent health undervalued in developing countries

Washington: A recent study has discovered that adolescent health programs across the world receive only a tiny share of international…

Computer simulations can predict the spread of HIV: Study

New York: Researchers have found that computer simulations can accurately predict the transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) across populations,…

HIV infection doubles heart disease risk: Study

London: People infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) are twice as likely to suffer from heart disease, a new study…

Human semen can cause Ebola virus disease

NEW DELHI: Proteins found in semen increase the spread of Ebola virus infection, a new research has claimed. According to…

Sheen hits back at ex over non-disclosure agreement

Los Angeles: Actor Charlie Sheen has blasted a former girlfriend who accused him of forcing her to sign a non-disclosure…

HIV vaccine comes closer to reality

Washington: HIV vaccine could soon be a reality. Researchers have found that Treg cells, a type of regulatory lymphocyte, might…

HIV vaccine comes closer to reality

Washington D.C [USA]: HIV vaccine could soon be a reality. Researchers have found that Treg cells, a type of regulatory…

Decoded: How HIV evades immune system

London: Scientists have discovered how HIV virus avoids elimination from the immune system, a finding which could pave the way…

A new warrior to fight HIV transmission

Washington: A new tool has been developed to protect women from HIV infection. The tool, developed by the scientists at…

New blood test can tell if you are at TB risk

Washington : Scientists have found a new blood test that could predict the onset of Tuberculosis (TB) up to two…

Hyderabad: Newborn given HIV infected blood

Hyderabad: In an incident of alleged medical negligence, infant got HIV. It is alleged that the child got the virus…

Anaemia during pregnancy may double mortality risk: Study

London: Pregnant women with anaemia are twice as likely to die during or shortly after pregnancy, compared to those without…

27 prisoners of Dasna Jail found HIV positive

Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh): Up to 27 prisoners of Dasna Jail in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad district have been found to be…

Experimental HIV antibody effective on monkeys: Study

New York:An experimental HIV antibody tested on a group of monkeys showed to be effective as it suppressed the virus…

HIV scare creates exodus in UP’s Unnao

Bangarmau (Unnao): The residents of Unnao villages are living under fear of HIV prevalence and planning to relocate to other…

Unnao Quack accused of infecting people with HIV arrested

Unnao (Uttar Pradesh): The Uttar Pradesh Police on Wednesday arrested the quack doctor accused of infecting at least 40 people…