Howard University Researchers Unlock HIV-Sickle Cell Mystery

February 8, 2017

WASHINGTON (January 26, 2017)  — Blood disease researchers at Howard University Sickle Cell Center are garnering attention for new research findings that explore why sickle cell patients sometimes have low incidence of HIV-1 virus infection. The findings were published last month … Continued

Report from the NIH Strategies for an HIV Cure Symposium

February 8, 2017

The NIH Strategies for an HIV Cure Symposium in Bethesda, MD from November 14-16, 2016 marks the inaugural organizational meeting for six research sites that were awarded funding by the NIH to be a part of the Martin Delaney Collaboratory … Continued

Durham to Proclaim December 14, 2016 “HIV Cure Research Day”

October 31, 2016

@2BeatHIV          November 1, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kimberly Knight, 2BeatHIV UNC Chapel Hill, Institute for Global Health & Infectious Disease kmk0705@email.unc.edu 2BeatHIV celebrates the official Proclamation of HIV Cure Research Day on Tuesday, December 13th. … Continued

Uganda Crowns Mr. and Miss HIV Positive

October 3, 2016

“It had all the trappings of a typical beauty contest: Contestants in evening gowns strutting before the judges, a talent portion, and of course, a sparkly tiara for the winning lady. But the third annual Y+ Beauty pageant held in … Continued