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Illumina scientist’s startup aims to rapidly detect drug resistance in bacterial DNA | FierceBiotech

Illumina scientist’s startup aims to rapidly detect drug resistance in bacterial DNA | FierceBiotech | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
One of the founding scientists of Illumina has come out with a new gene-sequencing software startup that aims to tackle antimicrobial resistance.
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Evolution of gag and gp41 in Patients Receiving Ritonavir-Boosted Protease Inhibitors

Evolution of gag and gp41 in Patients Receiving Ritonavir-Boosted Protease Inhibitors | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
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Should Males Get the HPV Vaccine? - Lynn Kowalski, MD - Gynecologic Oncologist

Recent studies have shown a benefit for males getting the HPV vaccine says Lynn Kowalski, MD, gynecologic oncologist at MountainView Hospital. In thi
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DNA confirms cause of 1665 London's Great Plague - BBC News

DNA confirms cause of 1665 London's Great Plague - BBC News | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
DNA testing has for the first time confirmed the identity of the bacteria behind the Great Plague of London.
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HPV vaccine: cluster analysis identifies potentially serious effects

HPV vaccine: cluster analysis identifies potentially serious effects | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
HPV vaccine: cluster analysis identifies potentially serious effects (via: trendolizer.com)
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EASL - Clinical Practice Guidelines

EASL - Clinical Practice Guidelines | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
RT @EASLnews: [ NEW ] #EASL Recommendations on Treatment of Hepatitis C https://t.co/19ePzf8KRI #HEPC @EASLedu @JMPawlotsky @gregpavillon…
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Peer-to-Peer Capacity Building in the Public Sector to Support Management, Leadership and Sustainability of HIV Programs in PEPFAR Countries | GovTraq

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HIV Cure Becomes More Elusive as Disease Rejects Key Drug

HIV Cure Becomes More Elusive as Disease Rejects Key Drug | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it

The study suggests that in Sub-Saharan Africa, up to 15 percent* of HIV patients treated with tenofovir-based drug combinations will develop tenofovir resistance in the first year of treatment alone, with this figure rising over time.


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I am committed to the future of our young people. I launched a new data tool for an effective HIV response @UNAIDS http://t.co/NBDApa0Yl7
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Aging with HIV: New frontier, new challenges - Emory University News and Events

Aging with HIV: New frontier, new challenges - Emory University News and Events | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
About half of all HIV-infected Americans are 50 and older. They're retiring, becoming grandparents, and facing ailments from diabetes to arthritis, all things they never thought they'd live long enough to experience.
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Chemists and applied physicists observe RNA polymerase at work in real time

Chemists and applied physicists observe RNA polymerase at work in real time | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
Every cell in your body carries the same genetic instructions, and yet cells don't accidentally turn into bone inside your heart, and teeth don't grow in your brain. This is thanks to systems of precise control over the expression ...
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HIV cure, better therapies subjects of $6.3 million in grants to Pitt vaccine ... - EurekAlert (press release)

HIV cure, better therapies subjects of $6.3 million in grants to Pitt vaccine ... - EurekAlert (press release) | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
A husband-wife team researching a cure for HIV/AIDS at the University of Pittsburgh Center for Vaccine Research recently received $6.3 million total in two grants from the National Institutes of Health.
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Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Stock Update – Company Betting Big On New HIV DRug - Bidness ETC

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Stock Update – Company Betting Big On New HIV DRug - Bidness ETC | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
Bidness Etc evaluates the impact of the recent sell-off, on Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) stock and how the company\'s new HIV drug would help it recover the lost share price.
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Selection analyses of paired HIV-1 gag and gp41 sequences obtained before and after antiretroviral therapy

Selection analyses of paired HIV-1 gag and gp41 sequences obtained before and after antiretroviral therapy | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
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Anti-HPV vaccine campaign will cause 40 deaths - O’Connell

Anti-HPV vaccine campaign will cause 40 deaths - O’Connell | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
Fine Gael TD directly blames anti-vaccine movement for decline in uptake among girls
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http://www.gilead.com/news/press-releases/2016/11/us-food-and-drug-administration-approves-gileads-vemlidy-tenofovir-alafenamide-for-the-treatment-of-chronic-hepatitis-b-virus-infection?platform=ho...

TAF FDA Approved / 25 mg tablet for HBV https://t.co/vSv20a7VnE #hcv #hepc #hepaware #hepatitisc #hepatitis
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Power Analysis of Single Cell RNA Sequencing Experiments | RNA-Seq Blog

Power Analysis of Single Cell RNA Sequencing Experiments | RNA-Seq Blog | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
High-throughput single cell RNA sequencing (scRNA-seq) has become an established and powerful method to investigate transcriptomic cell-to-cell variation, and
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Nucleic acid instability challenges RNA world hypothesis

Nucleic acid instability challenges RNA world hypothesis | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
Early life may have contained both RNA and DNA, rather than just RNA
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San Francisco on Track to Eliminate HCV

San Francisco on Track to Eliminate HCV | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
San Francisco, CA, with the backing of generous state Medicaid coverage, believes it can wipe out hepatitis C in vulnerable populations including people with HIV, intravenous drug users, homeless people, and prisoners in the city's jails.
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Ultra-deep sequencing provides insights into the virology of hepatitis C super-infections in a case of three sequential infections with different genotypes

protocols.io - Ultra-deep sequencing provides insights into the virology of hepatitis C super-infections in a case of three sequential infections with different genotypes news in VERVE Net group
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Gilead Announces Data for Investigational, All-Oral, Pan-Genotypic Three-Drug Regimen of Sofosbuvir, GS-5816 and GS-9857 for Chronic Hepatitis C | Gilead

Gilead Announces Data for Investigational, All-Oral, Pan-Genotypic Three-Drug Regimen of Sofosbuvir, GS-5816 and GS-9857 for Chronic Hepatitis C | Gilead | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
RT @grahamscooke: Unsurprisingly excellent #HCV results of pan-genotypic SOF/5816 from $GILD http://t.co/BNhR76788u but what does it mean f…
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Are we winning the war on HIV? - Sydney Morning Herald

Are we winning the war on HIV? - Sydney Morning Herald | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
HIV is no longer a death sentence. But the prospect of "virtually eliminating" new cases of the illness is far from a reality, writes Michael Koziol.
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Broadly Neutralizing Antibody Can Pin HIV with Either of Dual Holds - Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

Broadly Neutralizing Antibody Can Pin HIV with Either of Dual Holds - Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
Get the latest in biotechnology through daily news coverage as well as analysis, features, tutorials, webinars, podcasts, and blogs.
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Microfluidic device for DNA amplification of single cancer cells isolated from whole blood by...

Video related to research article appearing in Lab on a Chip. Y Yang et al., "Microfluidic device for DNA amplification of single cancer cells isolated from whole ...
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Hepatitis B Foundation: Living with Hepatitis B

Hepatitis B Foundation: Living with Hepatitis B | Viruses and drug resistance | Scoop.it
The Hepatitis B Foundation is a national non-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure and improving the quality of life of those affected by Hepatitis B worldwide, through research, education, and patient advocacy.
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