Forming A Strong Shield Against HIV Using PrEP?

In a world where HIV prevention is a constant concern, the emergence of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) shines as a beacon of hope, reshaping the way vulnerability is perceived. As we venture into this exploration, we unravel a vital aspect of PrEP’s potency: the minimum time required for it to erect a barrier of protection against …

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Is HIV The Deadliest STI?

Most people neglect to take proper care of their sexual health. As a result, it becomes easier to contract sexually transmitted infections through mere sexual contact. Sexually transmitted infections are infections caused by bacteria or viruses through unprotected sex. Most STIs have no symptoms. Only an STI check can address if you are infected. If …

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US researchers eliminate HIV infection in ‘humanised’ mice

US researchers eliminate HIV infection

Washington, May 2 (IANS) US researchers have successfully removed HIV DNA from the genomes of living animals using a gene-editing tool, boosting the confidence of scientists to eliminate the AIDS virus infection in humans. In a new study published in the journal Molecular Therapy, researchers at Temple University and the University of Pittsburgh on Monday …

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