11 months Antibody therapy suppresses HIV for weeks at a time: Study MB |LS
By Agence France-Presse Scientists in the US said Wednesday they have discovered a way to suppress HIV in patients for months at a time using a twin dose of antibodies that could revolutionize how the disease is treated. The UN says nearly 37 million people worldwide are infected with HIV which, if left untreated, can lead to AIDS (AFP / MANILA BULLETIN) Globally, a record number of people receive antiretroviral drugs to manage HIV, but they must follow strict medical regimes to stay healthy, typically taking pills every day for the rest of their lives. Now researchers say a combination ... more