A federal judge in Delaware has overturned a jury’s verdict requiring Gilead Sciences Inc to pay a record $2.54 billion because its hepatitis C drugs Sovaldi and Harvoni infringed a patent held by rival Merck & Co Inc.
With three in ten gay men living with HIV engaging in chemsex in the last year in the UK, understanding its association with the country’s HIV and STI epidemics is critical to put an end to new infections.
Ivan Varentsov, program coordinator of the EECA Regional Platform and EHRA Advisor on Sustainability and Transition, told Minus Virus on how the priorities are shifted in the new round of the Global Fund Support Program, who can take advantage of TA and how to do ...
Over the past 5 years, about 68.1% of HIV cases in Armenia have been linked to labor migration. More than half of infected people (56.6%) brought the disease from other countries, in particular, from the Russian Federation. Another 11.5% of PLWH got infected from migrants.
In 2017, 39 persons were granted refugee status in Latvia, and 259 persons obtained other alternative statuses. 367 persons were displaced within the European Union resettlement program. Asylum seekers arrive mainly from Syria, Vietnam, Russia, Eritrea and Kazakhstan.
Deadline: 28 February 2018
This first Action plan for viral hepatitis in the WHO European Region adapts the Global Health Sector Strategy on Viral Hepatitis, 2016–2021 to the context of the European Region.
The prize fund of the contest is USD1000. The creative works must be in Russian. The contest will last until April 1, 2018.
Since now only the latest non-interferon therapy for the treatment of chronic HCV will be prescribed to all patients in Latvia.
Medicines will be provided to Kazakh patients free of charge.
From 18 to 20 January the first Positive Life Fair of Civil Society Organizations was held in the Kyiv Fortress museum complex, attended by representatives of 40 volunteer and civil society associations implementing programs to combat the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Ukraine. The fair was initiated by ...
The daily plenary sessions feature some of the world’s most distinguished HIV scientists, policy specialists, and community leaders. Plenary sessions bring all conference delegates together at the first session of every morning.
Taking five or more prescription medications increases the risk of hospitalization and death in older adults infected with HIV and comparable adults without HIV. The findings of this Yale-led study highlight the potential risks of prescribing additional drugs to patients with multiple medical conditions.
The guide explains what global standards are for TB prevention, treatment, and care, so people with TB and their caregivers can know what services they have the right to receive.
Commonly Prescribed Antiretroviral Therapy Regimens and Incidence of AIDS-Defining Neurological Conditions
The differential effects of commonly prescribed combined antiretroviral therapy (cART) regimens on AIDS-defining neurological conditions (neuroAIDS) remain unknown.
The next HIV Glasgow will take place from 28-31 October 2018
The first European HIV Academy for Enabling Legal Environments held in Berlin was attended by about 35 activists from 20 countries working on the legal matters, HIV/AIDS legislation and policy reform in the WHO European Region states. European HIV Academy for Enabling Legal Environments, #ELETA, was ...
The study performed at the George Washington University presents a possible obstacle in finding a cure for HIV