HIV/AIDS

CBC News on Joep Lange, triple therapy for HIV, and Dr. Lange''s links to the Canadian research community

Submitted by Carlyn Zwarenstein on July 21, 2014 - 15:34

"If we can get cold Coca–Cola and beer to every remote corner of Africa, it should not be impossible to do the same with drugs."

More on Joep Lange, who died on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/malaysia-airlines-flight-mh17-aids-scientis...

Media release: Trends in HIV prevalence, new diagnoses, and mortality in Ontario

Submitted by Carlyn Zwarenstein on October 23, 2013 - 22:30

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Trends in HIV prevalence, new HIV diagnoses, and mortality among adults with HIV who entered care in Ontario,1996/1997 to 2009/2010: a population-based study

Synchronizing research into HIV/AIDS prevention in Africa

Submitted by Carlyn Zwarenstein on July 22, 2013 - 10:18
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The latest issue of Open Medicine is not our usual research paper or comment piece. This week, we are proud to feature the proceedings of the Afri-Can Forum, which took place in Entebbe, Uganda in January of this year.  Researchers from African and Canadian institutions as well as senior officials of public funders and NGOs met for three days.