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HIV hides soon after infection, UNC research shows
A team of researchers led by the University of North Carolina School of Medicine has demonstrated that latency develops soon after infection and slows when antiretroviral therapy is given.
Located in News / 2012 / May
UNC professor Myron Cohen wins top award from Clinical Research Forum for HIV prevention study
Cohen’s study, HIV Prevention Trials Network 052, showed that treating people with HIV with antiretroviral therapy renders them virtually non-contagious, reducing sexual transmission by 96 percent.
Located in News / 2012 / April
UNC’s Myron Cohen and Terry Magnuson elected to Institute of Medicine
Election to the IOM is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service.
Located in News / 2012 / October
UNC researchers decode structure of an entire HIV genome
The structure of an entire HIV genome has been decoded for the first time by researchers at UNC-Chapel Hill. The results have widespread implications for understanding the strategies that viruses, like the one that causes AIDS, use to infect humans.
Located in Vital Signs / Archives / Vital Signs - August 7, 2009
UNC Has Strong Presence at 5th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention
Faculty and students from UNC presented over 40 abstracts at the 5th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention, which took place July 19-22, 2009 in Cape Town, South Africa.
Located in Vital Signs / Archives / Vital Signs - July 24, 2009
Infectious Disease Clinic Celebrates Early Heroes
A recent gathering in the UNC Infectious Disease Clinic served as a reunion for the nurses and other medical staff who worked tirelessly to care for patients in the early days of the HIV/AIDS epidemic and ultimately led to the establishment of a dedicated clinic within the hospital for those patients.
Located in Vital Signs / 2016 / Jan. 7
UNC Cure Center and Cell Microsystems Receive NIH Contract for Single Cell HIV Diagnostic Assay
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill HIV Cure Center and Cell Microsystems, a provider of innovative tools and scalable solutions for the sorting and isolation of single cells, announced they have received an approximately $283,000, 12-month Phase I Small Business Innovation and Research (SBIR) contract from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop an automated platform to quantify the latent HIV reservoir.
Located in Vital Signs / 2018 / Sept. 13
School of Medicine uses mobile health clinic to serve hard-to-reach populations, improve research
The School of Medicine has launched a new program which will expand both the research and clinical capabilities of the University.
Located in Vital Signs / 2011 / March 17
Progress in AIDS battle, thanks to UNC study
A UNC-led research study has made a major discovery in efforts to halt the spread of HIV, the virus that causes AIDS.
Located in Vital Signs / 2011 / May 12
Preventing HPV might lower risk of HIV infection in men
Men infected with human papillomavirus (HPV) are at greater risk of becoming infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) than men who are not HPV positive, according to researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Located in Vital Signs / Archives / Vital Signs - May 13, 2010