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Therapeutic Vaccine Trial Starting in Norway

Bionor announced another vaccine trial last week. The vaccine known as vacc-c5 is a therapeutic vaccine that researchers hope will duplicate the immune responses of people who have some natural immunity to HIV. These non-processors, as they are known in doctor-speak, may be infected with HIV, but their bodies immune...
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Clinical Trial for HIV Vaccine Enrolling Participants

Phase 1 trials for a second generation HIV vaccine produced by GeoVax Labs are now recruiting participants in San Francisco, CA, Boston, MA and Rochester, NY. The trial is expected to include 48 people who are HIV negative. This phase 1 trial is intended to test the safety of the...
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News Trials for Preventative Vaccine

The FDA has recently approved human clinical trials for an HIV-vaccine to begin this month. The clinical trials are being conducted by Dr. Chil-Yong Kang, a virologist working out of the University of Western Ontario. The vaccine, called SAV001, is made using dead HIV cells, unlike several prior HIV-vaccines that...
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Inactivated HIV May Lead to Preventative Vaccine

Researchers at Imperial College London and John Hopkins University announced the successful development of a new way to inactivate HIV. Inactive viruses have been the basis of many successful vaccines, so this process could prove to be the next step in an effective preventative vaccine for HIV. Creating a vaccine...
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