Tony Fauci
Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
The National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

Jul. 25, 2014

HIV/AIDS Update

A round-up of the latest HIV/AIDS research news and an update from the International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia.

truvada, hiv, aids, anthony fauci, antonio urbina, world health organization

Mar. 07, 2014

Battling HIV, Using a Body’s Own Immune Cells

Researchers are exploring a new approach to fighting HIV infection by genetically modifying a person’s own immune cells to be resistant to the virus.

hiv, aids, resistance, immune cells, gene therapy, anthony fauci, national institute of allergy and infectious diseases, new england journal of medicine

Aug. 09, 2013

New Vaccine Beats Malaria in Early Trials

The vaccine offered complete protection against malaria in a small trial, but only after five doses.

Anthony Fauci, malaria, vaccine, infectious diseases, parasite

Jul. 23, 2010

HIV/AIDS Update

We'll get the latest on HIV and AIDS news from the International AIDS conference in Vienna.

hiv aids virus disease

May. 01, 2009

Influenza Update

We'll get the latest on the outbreak of Type A, H1N1 influenza. What are researchers learning from studying the virus -- and how are doctors and other health professionals dealing with its spread?

flu, influenza, swine flu, outbreak, h1n1

Jul. 25, 2008

A New Direction for AIDS Vaccine Research

The National Institutes of Health has decided to cancel a large-scale test of an experimental AIDS vaccine, saying that more focused research was needed on the way such vaccines interact with the immune system. We'll talk with Anthony Fauci, head of the N

aids vaccine, hiv, fauci

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