Latest HIV News

Developing new antibiotics to treat drug resistant infections
$44 million to expand Australia’s future health and medical research capability
$63.4 million for rare cancers and rare diseases research
Researchers help design blueprint for Black food sovereignty in Toronto
Covid patients have severely increased levels of oxidative stress and oxidant damage, and glutathione deficiency
US FDA approved cabotegravir extended-release – first long-acting injectable option for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis
Toxoplasma parasites manipulate brain cells to survive
People – Developing capacities on NSOAP process
$23.7 million boost for Australian preventive health groups
$23.7 million boost for Australian preventative health groups
More than half billion people pushed or pushed further into extreme poverty due to health care costs
WHO continues to support its conditional recommendation for dapivirine vaginal ring as an additional prevention option for women
WHO and Global Fund warn inequalities block progress towards ending AIDS, TB and malaria
PNG candidate for next variant if Australia doesn’t help boost jabs
New partnership to combat antimicrobial resistance in gonorrhoea
NSW new multicultural Health Communication Award winners for 2021 announced
BIPAI helps fuel Botswana being first high-burden country to achieve elimination of HIV mother-to-child transmission
It’s time for action on inequality to end TB and AIDS
Expert panel confirms “quality of life” as key focus for Australians living with HIV
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander HIV Awareness Week 2021 “U AND ME CAN STOP HIV”
Unique digital exhibition to reflect on HIV crisis in Hunter
Health, business and aid leaders call on PM to ramp up global vax efforts amid Omicron warning shot
World AIDS Day 2021 – Step up, be bold, end AIDS, end inequalities and end pandemics
Call to accelerate study of new drugs for HIV in pregnant and breastfeeding women
Community caregivers spread hope in Ghana, with support from Apple
15 years fighting AIDS with: Apple helps raise nearly $270 million
40 years of HIV – Where to next?
HIV self-testing devices to roll out
World Aids Day Parliamentary Breakfast
$50 million investment in support for HIV and blood borne viruses
HIV diagnoses in Australia lowest since 1980s, but Covid likely driver
World AIDS Day marked by fresh commitment to end HIV transmission
Five UNSW researchers recognised at NSW Premier’s Prizes for Science and Engineering
World AIDS day 1 December – It’s just medication – journey into trust in My Health Record
Maintaining Momentum Towards Ending HIV In Wake Of COVID Pandemic
Global HIV viral suppression rates too low among children and adolescents
Study highlights role of disordered protein interactions in gene expression
HIV self-tests coming to Australian pharmacies
Atomo’s HIV Self-Test launched through pharmacy channels
Prevention, testing and treatment – key to NSW HIV elimination
WHO publishes updated guidance on validation of elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV, syphilis and hepatitis
Gender based violence is public health issue: using health systems approach
FIFA supports World Health Organization 16-day campaign to raise awareness on domestic violence
Sinead Sheils wins 2021 Hepatitis NSW Cheryl Burman Award
Biotron’s BIT225 effective against Covid in animal study
WHO releases HIV drug resistance report 2021
Prevention, testing, and treatment – key to NSW HIV elimination
WHO and MPP announce first transparent, global, non-exclusive licence for Covid technology