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WHO Issues New Guidelines for HIV Treatment

July 05, 2013

The WHO issued new guidelines at the International AIDS Conference for starting HIV treatment. The new recommendation indicates that medications should be initiated when the CD4 count drops below 500 cells per cubic millimeter. 

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The LGBT Health Movement, 40 Years Since Homosexuality Was a Mental Illness

June 27, 2013

A piece from The Atlantic about inequality and public health.

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HIV capsid structure modeled by researchers

May 30, 2013

Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh have resolved the complex structure of the HIV capsid using cryo-electron microscopy.

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In the U.S., the HIV prevention fight has stalled

April 24, 2013

CCHE affiliate faculty member Dr. Harold Pollack reflects on the slowing success in HIV prevention for the Washington Post.

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South African clinics already achieving zero new HIV infections in children

April 24, 2013

Maternity clinics in South Africa have the potential to achieve zero transmission of HIV from mother to child, according to a review at Tygerberg Infectious Diseases Clinic.

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