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Gilead Sciences announced that the FDA has approved once-daily oral Truvada (emtricitabine 200 mg/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate 300 mg)—in combination with...
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Gilead Sciences announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has adopted a positive opinion on the...
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The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of...
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The overall purpose of these guidelines is to provide guidance on best clinical practice in the treatment and management of pregnant women living with HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) in the UK and their infants.
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British HIV Association guidelines for the routine investigation and monitoring of adult HIV-1-positive individuals 2016
As with the previous monitoring guideline, the aim is to present a consensus regarding the standard assessment and investigation of HIV infection from the time of diagnosis and to describe the appropriate monitoring of HIV-positive individuals...
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British HIV Association guidelines for the treatment of HIV-1-positive adults with antiretroviral therapy 2015 (2016 interim update)
The overall purpose of these guidelines is to provide guidance on best clinical practice in the treatment and management of adults with HIV infection on antiretroviral therapy (ART).
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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 (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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Study to Evaluate Efficacy of Darunavir/Cobicistat/Emtricitabine/Tenofovir Alafenamide (D/C/F/TAF) Regimen Versus Boosted Protease Inhibitor (bPI) Along With Emtricitabine/Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate (FTC/TDF) Regimen in Virologically-Suppressed, HIV-1 Infected Participants
The purpose of this study is to demonstrate non-inferiority in efficacy while switching to a once-daily single-tablet regimen containing darunavir (DRV)/ cobicistat (COBI)/ emtricitabine (FTC)/ tenofovir alafenamide (TAF) (D/C/F/TAF tablet)...
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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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