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Brooklyn model awarded $125,000 after she unknowingly became face of HIV

Brooklyn model awarded $125,000 after she unknowingly became face of HIV

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

A Brooklyn model has been awarded $125,000 after she unwittingly became the face of HIV when a state agency used her stock photo in an ad campaign. A perfectly healthy Avril...
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Baby Gene Edits Could Affect a Range of Traits

5 hours ago   |   Scientific American

The gene targeted for its role in HIV is linked to increased severity of other infectious diseases-and has implications for learning in mice
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'This is scientific censorship of the worst kind': The Trump administration reportedly froze the acquisition of fetal tissue for research, including an HIV cure experiment

'This is scientific censorship of the worst kind': The Trump administration reportedly froze the acquisition of fetal tissue for research, including an HIV cure experiment

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Researchers at the National Institutes of Health have been barred from acquiring new fetal tissue for experiments. This has affected research into a potential HIV cure. The use...
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The anti-abortion movement is winning a quiet battle against fetal tissue research

The anti-abortion movement is winning a quiet battle against fetal tissue research

2 days ago   |   Think Progress

The anti-abortion movement has long tried to end government funding for fetal tissue research, an issue that became a major flash point in 2015 when a heavily edited video...
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A startup that could be Amazon's next takeover target just raised $50 million to help people manage their prescriptions

A startup that could be Amazon's next takeover target just raised $50 million to help people manage their prescriptions

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Alto Pharmacy, a pharmacy that delivers medications in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and California's Orange County just raised $50 million to expand its reach. The funding comes...
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More Than 9 Million People May Not Know They Have HIV, New UNAIDS Report Says

4 days ago   |   Fortune

Roughly 9.4 million people may be positive for HIV, the human immunodeficiency virus that causes AIDS, and not know it, according to a new report from UNAIDS , the United...
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Liberals order Crown attorneys to stop prosecuting some HIV non-disclosure cases

5 days ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - Canada's justice minister is instructing federal prosecutors in the North that they should no longer prosecute anyone for not disclosing their HIV status to a sex...
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Gene Editing for Good

5 days ago   |   Foreign Affairs

Today, more people are living healthy, productive lives than ever before. This good news may come as a surprise, but there is plenty of evidence for it. Since the early 1990s...
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UNAIDS Report: 9 Million Are Likely HIV Positive And Don't Know It

UNAIDS Report: 9 Million Are Likely HIV Positive And Don't Know It

5 days ago   |   NPR

That's why public health officials are urging people to "know your status." But if the learn they are HIV positive, there isn't always a clear path to treatment. (Image credit...
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Infectivity of different HIV-1 strains may depend on which cell receptors they target

5 days ago   |   Science Daily

Distinct HIV-1 strains may differ in the nature of the CCR5 molecules to which they bind, affecting which cells they can infect and their ability to enter cells, according to a...
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Judge sentences former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to 36 months in prison

Judge sentences former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to 36 months in prison

Michael Cohen, a lawyer who made his career protecting President Donald Trump, will serve 36 months in prison. Read more ...

Can Trump pardon Cohen or Manafort? Here's who he's given clemency to so far

Can Trump pardon Cohen or Manafort? Here's who he's given clemency to so far

President Donald Trump's longtime fixer and lawyer, Michael Cohen, was sentenced to three years in prison on December 12. Another Trump associate, his former campaign chairman... Read more ...

Ellen DeGeneres considers ending daytime talk show

Ellen DeGeneres considers ending daytime talk show

Ellen DeGeneres renewed her deal in 2016, but had been "close to declining" the offer. Read more ...

British PM Theresa May survives no-confidence vote amid Brexit chaos

British PM Theresa May survives no-confidence vote amid Brexit chaos

LONDON - British Prime Minister Theresa May has won a confidence vote by Conservative Party lawmakers that could have brought her leadership to an abrupt end. In secret ballot... Read more ...

Puppy found in bag with rocks in partially frozen creek

Puppy found in bag with rocks in partially frozen creek

The little pup had wiggled her head out of the bag was spotted partially wedged under some ice. Read more ...

Carson Wentz injury update: Eagles QB dealing with back spasms, could miss...

Carson Wentz injury update: Eagles QB dealing with back spasms, could miss game vs. Rams

Coach Doug Pederson said Carson Wentz will not practice Wednesday and his status for Sunday against the Rams is uncertain. Read more ...

Search expands for 3 missing at West Virginia mine

Search expands for 3 missing at West Virginia mine

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Michael Cohen arrives in court for sentencing

Michael Cohen arrives in court for sentencing

It's judgement day for Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen, who arrived in Manhattan Federal court Wednesday morning to be sentenced for crimes including an illicit... Read more ...

USGS: 4.4 magnitude earthquake in Tennessee, shaking reported across the Upstate

USGS: 4.4 magnitude earthquake in Tennessee, shaking reported across the Upstate

Did you feel it? 4.4 magnitude earthquake in Tennessee felt in the Carolinas Read more ...

Ex-Obama Housing Chief Julian Castro Takes Step Toward 2020 Presidential Run

Ex-Obama Housing Chief Julian Castro Takes Step Toward 2020 Presidential Run

The 44-year-old former San Antonio mayor said he'll announce a decision Jan. 12. Read more ...