Aids vaccines

 

Test trial

Staff Reporter

The Medical Research Council said South Africa's first HIV/Aids vaccine trials may start as early as February next year.

Aids vaccine research

Staff Reporter

United States researchers have made progress in developing an Aids vaccine that would be effective against a range of strains of HIV.

Combating Aids

Staff Reporter

Three million Aids deaths can be averted and more than 2,5-million HIV infections prevented by 2015 through voluntary testing.

Breakthrough

Staff Reporter

Scientists believe they are a step closer to developing an effective Aids vaccine after studying an unexpected response to the HI virus.

Vaccine update

Staff Reporter

The use of therapeutic vaccines was the major topic at the Immune Reconstitution and Control of HIV meeting in Italy last week.