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CHMP recommends approval of marketing extension for Stribild (elvitegravir/cobicistat/emtricitabine/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate) in adolescents with HIV.- Gilead Sciences.

The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) adopted a positive opinion recommending a change to the terms of...

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Success for Tivicay (dolutegravir) + 2 NRTIs versus lopinavir/ritonavir in DAWNING study for HIV adults. ViiV HealthCare.

ViiV Healthcare, announced positive interim results from DAWNING study. This is a non-inferiority study conducted to compare second-line treatment of...

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Guidelines

BHIVA guidelines for the treatment of HIV-1-positive adults with antiretroviral therapy 2015

The overall purpose of these guidelines is to provide guidance on best clinical practice in the treatment and management of...

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British HIV Association guidelines for the management of HIV infection in pregnant women 2012 (2014 interim review)

The overall purpose of these guidelines is to provide guidance on best clinical practice in the treatment and management of...

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British HIV Association guidelines for HIV-associated malignancies 2014

The overall purpose of these guidelines is to provide guidance on best clinical practice in the treatment and management of...

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Journal articles

Interventions for previously untreated patients with AIDS-associated non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection is known to be associated with an increased risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL). The majority of lymphomas (>80%) occurring during...

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Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus: immunobiology, oncogenesis, and therapy.

Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV), also known as human herpesvirus 8, is the etiologic agent underlying Kaposi sarcoma

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Elvitegravir, cobicistat, emtricitabine and tenofovir alafenamide for the treatment of HIV in adults.

Introduction: Tenofovir alafenamide (TAF) is is a novel tenofovir prodrug with a 90% reduction in plasma tenofovir concentrations as compared...

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Alastair Miller

I am a retired infectious disease physician with a particular interest in blood borne viruses (HIV/viral hepatitis), neurological infection and bone & joint infection. I now work part time in acute medicine and part time in medical training & education as deputy Medical Director of... Read more

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At first sight this seems a question with an obvious response and not one that requires much debate in this blog. However, the answer may be more complex than it initially appears and may benefit from further exploration.