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Even with Early Treatment, HIV Still Attacks Young Brains

Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Young Girl With Her Younger Brother Africa

The vast majority of children living with HIV today are in sub-Saharan Africa. While early antiretroviral therapy, or ART, has ensured less deadly outcomes for children living with…

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HIV Therapies Are Giving Infected Children a Fighting Chance

Thursday, July 18, 2019
The Kivuye district of northern Rwanda is predominantly agricultural. This view of the area looks toward Uganda.

An almost certain death sentence 30 years ago, having HIV today has lost its fatal sting. In just over 20 years, the development of Antiretroviral Therapies, or ART,…

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Faculty Finds Solutions for Marginalized Communities

Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Faculty finds solutions for marginalized communities

Kaston Anderson-Carpenter, assistant professor of psychology in Michigan State University’s College of Social Science, focuses his academic expertise on ways to create more inclusive, informed services and resources…

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THC May Help HIV Patients Keep Mental Stamina Longer

Monday, December 11, 2017
Norbert Kaminski, director of the center for ntegrated toxicology, discusses his research on Thursday June 20, 2013.

A chemical found in marijuana, known as tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, has been found to potentially slow the process in which mental decline can occur in up to 50…

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Using Evolution to Trap HIV, Stop Drug Resistance

Monday, April 4, 2016
HIV virus budding

Scanning electron micrograph of HIV-1 budding (in green) from cultured lymphocyte. This image has been colored to highlight important features. Multiple round bumps on cell surface represent sites…

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International Team Discovers Natural Defense against HIV

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Researchers at Michigan State University were part of a team to discover a new natural defense against HIV infection. The team’s discovery, featured in the current issue of…

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Studying HIV at the Molecular Level

Monday, July 14, 2014

Michigan State University chemistry Professor Robert Cukier uses a technique known as molecular dynamics to look at the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) at an atom-by-atom level. Working with a…

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