HIV / AIDS
619 articles related to "HIV / AIDS"
Increased access to diagnosis and treatment of HIV-VL co-infection is imperative for eliminating kala azar
Nairobi, New Delhi, December 1, 2014: The international, medical humanitarian organisation, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), calls for a fast-tracked development...
Press Release – Last updated 04 December 2014
Expanding Access to HIV Viral Load Testing: A Systematic Review of RNA Stability in EDTA Tubes and PPT beyond Current Time and Temperature Thresholds
HIV viral load (VL) testing is the gold standard for antiretroviral treatment monitoring, but many barriers exist to VL testing in resource-limited settings, including storage and transport limitations...
In Medical Journals / Research Articles – Last updated 02 December 2014
Multimedia – Last updated 25 November 2014
Johannesburg, November 2014 –The call by UNAIDS to “close the gap” around access to HIV services will not be met unless the delivery of antiretroviral treatment (ARV) is radically...
Press Release – Last updated 25 November 2014
Issue Brief: Achieving undetectable: what questions remain in scaling-up HIV virologic treatment monitoring?
Helping people with HIV achieve ‘undetectable’ levels of the virus in their blood—‘undetectable viral load’— should be the goal of HIV treatment programmes. Although...
Briefing – Last updated 19 November 2014
» MSF offers condolences to HIV community in wake of flight MH17 crash MSF EVENTS AT IAC 2014 DOWNLOAD THE FLYER » INFOGRAPHICS » PHOTO...
Events & Presentations – Last updated 30 September 2014
MSF expands treatment for people living with HIV, including the “Gold Standard” of treatment monitoring. Viral load testing shows the amount of HIV in the blood of a person living with...
Web article – Last updated 06 August 2014
Multimedia – Last updated 19 August 2014
Reduction in pricing still needed to ensure wider access to treatment Melbourne 23 July 2014 – During the 20th International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia, Médecins Sans Frontières...
Press Release – Last updated 19 August 2014
Melbourne, 21 July 2014 – High prices continue to represent a major barrier to affordable access of both new HIV medicines and viral load testing -- which is the best way to monitor whether treatment...
Press Release – Last updated 23 July 2014