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Turmeric curcumin was shown to inhibit entry and thus the infectivity of all hepatitis C viruses in human liver cells. In an experiment with HCV pseudo-particles in hepatoma cell lines the effect of turmeric curcunim was evaluated. The experiment showed that the...

In a retrospective analysis of the HIV-cohort in Frankfurt all patients who had received diclofenac from 2008–2012, it was shown that 14.6% of 69 patients on tenofovir developed acute kidney injury. Normoglycemic glucosuria and hypophosphatemia were the most common...

Data presented by the European AIDS treatment network (NEAT) at EACS showed that many HIV-infected patients who cleared HCV were reinfected. In some patients even a third and fourth reinfection occurred. The study included 646 HIV positive patients who had acute...

United States Public Health Service (USPHS) has published new guidelines for the management of occupational HIV exposure and the use of Post Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP). One ...

The ENCORE1 study compared the standard dose of 600 mg efavirenz with a reduced dose of 400 mg in first line therapy. 636 treatment naïve HIV-positive persons from 13 countries ...

472 patients with chronic hepatits B were treated with entecavir. They were compared to a historic cohort of 1,143 patients who did not receive any antiviral therapy for hepatitis B...

In a prospective multicenter Thai study two different strategies to monitor HIV-infection were compared. 21 public hospitals participated in the...

In a retrospective analysis of HIV/HCV coinfected MSM between 2004 and 2012 in London the reinfection rate in patients who had been successfully treated or had cleared HCV spontaneously...

To evaluate whether the addition of valacyclovir to suppressive ART therapy in HIV/HSV 2 co-infection would reduce markers of inflammation and immune activation sixty patients were ...

The HIV-1 pandemic is totally dominated by group M. A limited number of group O infections have been described in a few West African countries. In Cameroon it has been estimated ...

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