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Surge of HIV in Indiana Shows Value of Syringe Exchange

AIDS | By EDGE | Apr 15
Syringe exchange programs can significantly help reduce HIV infections, says amfAR in a new brief.

HIV Still a Huge Issue for Women, Says Dr. Susan Blumenthal

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 6
Dr. Susan Blumenthal says that we need to do better to address HIV infections among women, here in the U.S. and around the world.

Do Black Lives Matter? Asks amfAR in New Report

AIDS | By EDGE | Mar 25
A new report by The Foundation for AIDS Research concludes that the impact of HIV on Black gay men is the 'greatest' failure in the United States' response to AIDS.

amfAR Holds Inaugural Gala in Hong Kong

AIDS | By EDGE | Mar 11
On March 14, amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, will hold its inaugural fundraising gala in Hong Kong's Shaw Studios.

amfAR Dedicates $100M to Countdown for a Cure Initiative

AIDS | By EDGE | Feb 25
amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, announced on February 19 that it has created a $100 million investment strategy in support of its Countdown to a Cure for AIDS initiative, launched with the aim of developing the scientific basis of a cure by 2020.

amfAR Examines Controversial Pricing of Hep C Treatment

AIDS | By EDGE | Feb 23
While the new drugs have made curing HCV easier and more effective, amfAR's new report finds that the aggressive pricing of the treatments will place an unjustifiable and unsustainable burden on healthcare systems in the U.S. and around the world.

Jeweler Harry Winston Provides Corporate Sponsorship to amfAR

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 21
Building on its legacy of philanthropy and charitable giving, international fine jeweler and watchmaker, Harry Winston, Inc. announced a groundbreaking new partnership with amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research.

On World Human Rights Day, Report Highlights Trans Health and Rights

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 10
A new report by amfAR and GATE highlights the ongoing struggle of transgender individuals across the globe in their fight for access to appropriate and effective HIV care and treatment.

amfAR HIV Cure Summit: Recording and Eliminating Viral Reservoirs

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 1
Timothy Henrich, MD, of Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital and Steven Deeks, MD, of University of California, San Francisco, shared their research on recording how much HIV virus hidden "viral reservoirs" contain.

amfAR HIV Cure Summit: Locating and Understanding Viral Reservoirs

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 30
Paula Cannon of University of Southern California, and Eileen Scully, MD, PhD, of Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, talked about one of the biggest barriers to curing HIV: Locating and understanding HIV's viral reservoirs.

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