343 articles related to "antiretroviral medicines"
Review of the safety, efficacy, and pharmacokinetics of elvitegravir with an emphasis on resource-limited settings
Integrase inhibitors represent an important new class of antiretroviral drugs. Elvitegravir, the second available integrase inhibitor to be submitted for regulatory approval appears to...
In Medical Journals / Research Articles – Last updated 11 January 2012
Resetting the agenda according to the needs: Antiretroviral sequencing or the best use of existing and promising pipeline HIV drugs.
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) with participation from Ensemble pour un Solidarité Thérapeutique Hospitaliere en Réseau (Esther) and Solidarité Thérapeutique...
Events & Presentations – Last updated 22 September 2011
Visceral leishmaniasis (VL), a protozoan disease transmitted by sandflies, is the second-biggest parasitic killer worldwide (after malaria). In Ethiopia, the host country for the ICASA 2011 conference,...
Op-eds & Articles – Last updated 03 January 2012
The past decade has seen remarkable progress in increasing access to antiretroviral therapy in resource-limited settings. Early concerns about the cost and complexity of treatment were overcome thanks...
In Medical Journals / Research Articles – Last updated 29 September 2011
Introduction 2011 marks the ten-year anniversary of two events that have helped shape people’s ability in developing countries to access quality, affordable medical care. First,...
Report – Last updated 20 December 2011
The Medicines Patent Pool recently signed its first licence with a pharmaceutical company, Gilead. MSF responded to the announcement but we now take a deeper look at the licence, as well as the benefits...
Briefing – Last updated 19 December 2011
Background Document on availability of WHO-recommended cryptococcal meninigitis drugs in South Africa
A closer look at availability of recommended cryptococcal meninigitis drugs: the case of South Africa Annually over 7,000 cases of cryptococcal meningitis are reported in South Africa; this number...
Briefing – Last updated 07 December 2011
At the 2006 International AIDS Conference (http://www.aids2006.org/), an impressive range of new therapeutic developments for HIV/AIDS were described. Several new drugs, and new drug classes (entry...
In Medical Journals / Research Articles – Last updated 28 November 2006
Multimedia – Last updated 05 December 2011
NAIROBI/ADDIS ABABA, Dec. 3, 2011 – As Africa’s AIDS Conference convenes in Addis Ababa tomorrow, efforts to combat HIV in sub-Sahara Africa are under serious threat because of a massive...
Press Release – Last updated 08 December 2011