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  1. In Brief

    Posted May 09th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Clinton Foundation to help upgrade aids lab Yunnan province will seek to improve the treatment of Aids patients and upgrade a local laboratory over the next three years with help from the US-based Clinton Foundation, Xinhua reports. It will be the first time the foundation and the province have co-operated in Aids treatment. Figures show the province had 16,141 HIV carriers ...

  2. HKU gets U$100,000 Aids grant

    Posted Oct 25th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... director of the Aids Institute at the HKU Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, the research project aims to develop a vaccine that can reduce the risk of HIV infection. The award is one of 104 grants ...

  3. Phone fun plays it safe

    Posted Oct 30th 2004, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... You lose points if you let in a few sperm, and more points if you miss a herpes or syphilis virus. It's game over if super-villain HIV slips through. Originally released by the Swiss ...

  4. Vaccine researchers on mainland see window of opportunity

    Posted Dec 01st 2008, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... was developed by Changchun Baike and the trial in Guangxi, targeting the BC subtype- the most common HIV subtype among drug addicts- concluded a year later after a positive safety review. Lead ... Professor Zhang said. He said his research team was working on a new Aids vaccine targeting the AE subtype, the most common HIV subtype transmitted via heterosexual intercourse. While a breakthrough ...

  5. HK, Shenzhen to co-operate on sponsoring research projects

    Posted Apr 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... projects- in areas such as food safety, solar-powered batteries, biomedicine, integrated circuits, radio frequency identification technology and HIV/Aids- as well as eight foundations to provide ...

  6. Read my blips: home health devices

    Posted May 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Francisco, who found HIV patients were less likely to miss doses if they were sent mobile phone text message reminders. Another study, published in the September issue of Diabetes Care, found ...

  7. Life in your hands

    Posted Feb 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... workers equipped with fetal monitors and wireless ultrasound transmit information by phone to a clinic. A South African project called Cell-Life sends text messages to HIV-positive mothers ... malnourished children in Tanzania. According to the WHO, most mHealth projects in developing countries to date have focused on HIV and malaria primarily, with awareness campaigns implemented via text ...

  8. Joining power to solve social problems

    Posted Sep 26th 2005, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... computing grid to benefit humanity, says IBM, which built its infrastructure. Organisers say the grid can help unlock genetic codes that underlie diseases such as HIV, Alzheimer's or cancer, ...

  9. Bending the barriers

    Posted Jun 17th 2009, 12:00am by Sunny Tse

    ... campaigns on HIV, genocide and student debt. War-related games like Global Conflict: Palestine and GazaRaid! may have touched on sensitive, controversial topics but have also been credited ...

  10. Tomorrow's world

    Posted Jan 18th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The results will allow doctors to predict responses to antiretroviral treatment in HIV patients. This helps them choose the best drug 'cocktail' for any given HIV genetic variant. 'When ...




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