New HIV vaccine, called SAV001-H, shows promising results and no adverse side-effects

  • metta

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    Nov 08, 2012 2:00 AM GMT
    New HIV vaccine shows promising results and no adverse side-effects
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    Nov 08, 2012 1:08 PM GMT
    Researcher friends have been hinting at a vaccine in the last 6 months or so. In the same talk they always bring up the dramatic increase in young men becoming pos.
  • calibro

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    Nov 08, 2012 1:46 PM GMT
    i won't hold my breath... but if this pans out... i'll suck off everyone of those researchers... if they're hot
  • kevmoran

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    Nov 09, 2012 2:11 AM GMT
    Five years is a long time but hopefully worth the wait!
  • Rugga

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    Nov 10, 2012 11:38 AM GMT
    On the one side, Awesome!

    On the other....There will be a period in which everyone decides that HIV was the only worry ever, and off the condoms will come, and many more a sex party will be had by all........people are stupid.

    Then the news will get onto another big STI and it all goes round.

    The best result that can come of this is that now victims of HIV-positive rapists aren't given a death sentence.
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    Nov 10, 2012 10:38 PM GMT
    MuchMoreThanMuscle saidAll you need is a huge cock and a heavy cummer and you're on your knees and ready to please in no time flat.



    *looks away shyly*

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    Nov 10, 2012 10:40 PM GMT
    sounds pretty cool but they still have a huge way to go
  • Whipmagic

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    Nov 10, 2012 10:50 PM GMT
    Not so fast... So far, this is just a phase I clinical trial, which means that it is primarily designed to show that the vaccine is safe. But at this stage we know very little whether it is effective. In fact, the vaccine was given to already infected people, to reduce the consequences if it wasn't as safe as assumed. But it's still good news.
  • metta

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    Oct 17, 2013 5:06 PM GMT
    New HIV Vaccine Proves Successful In Phase 1 Human Trial

    "A vaccine for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) has proved successful in a Phase 1 clinical trial with no adverse effects in human patients"
  • NYCAthlete

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    Oct 17, 2013 5:11 PM GMT
    It's promising, but note that Phase 1 doesn't test whether or not a vaccine is effective at all. Phase 1 merely tests whether or not there are adverse reactions and determines the proper dosage to give. Phase 2 is the phase in which efficacy is tested, so we will have to wait for Phase 2 results to come in before we know if this vaccine actually works.