Smokers with HIV/AIDS find quitting easier with cell phone counseling

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Download from iTunes: A smoking-cessation intervention delivered through mobile phones to smokers who are HIV/AIDS positive has a better success rate compared to standard treatment. Listen to Ellen Gritz, Ph.D., professor and chair, and Damon Vidrine, Dr.P.H., assistant professor, both in Behavioral Science at MD Anderson Cancer Center, discuss their research findings.

Melanoma in Immunosuppressed Patients

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Dr. Jerry Brewer, a Dermatologic Surgeon from the Department of Dermatology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses his article appearing in the October 2012 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings, where he unmasks a previously unknown higher risk for melanoma in immunosuppressed and transplant patients. Available at: Visit the Mayo Clinic Proceedings website: Find more videos:...

HIV Screening in the Health Care Setting: Status, Barriers, and Potential Solutions

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Dr. Stacey Rizza, an Infectious Diseases physician and Chair of the HIV Clinic at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses her article appearing in the September 2012 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings where she illuminates the details, benefits and barriers to the CDC’s HIV testing recommendations.
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PharmGenEd™ HIV/AIDS

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This webinar was presented on Monday, March 12, 2012 by Dr. Jennifer Cocohoba. Dr. Cocohoba discusses select pharmacogenomic effects on HIV therapy.

Investigating the Origins of Disease with Beatrice Hahn (MWV44)

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In episode 44 of MicrobeWorld Video filmed at the American Association for the Advancement of Science Meeting in Washington, D.C., Dr. Stan Maloy talks with Beatrice Hahn, Professor of Medicine and Microbiology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, about her work on the origins of HIV and Malaria, and how these diseases may have spread to humans.

The Physics of Viruses: Emergent Phenomena in Viral Capsids

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Roya Zandi delivers the keynote address for the ICAM Annual Conference. She explains the incredible simplicity of virus geometry and the puzzles of its success.

Peranan HIV

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a great information for teenagers about HIV

Progress and Promise in HIV/AIDS

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Antiretroviral therapy provides life-saving medicine to HIV-infected people but it is not a cure. Long-term exposure to the drugs and the virus itself shorten a person's life, even if they don't develop AIDS. Two HIV/AIDS Disease Teams led by scientists at UCLA and the City of Hope are focused on stem cell transplant strategies that promise a long lasting resistance to HIV. Both disease teams have a goal of getting to clinical trials within four years. For more info, go to:...

Structural Bioinformatics Pharm 201 UCSD Lecture 8

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This is lecture 8 from a graduate student class in structural bioinformatics offered at UCSD see The lecture covered two items. Prof Rik Belew described work he is doing on an HIVortal - a systems biology drill down of HIV. Prof Phil Bourne described the basics of the Gene Ontology.

Dr. Wolkowicz talks education

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During CyberBridge 2009, Dr. Roland Wolkowicz describes why education is critical to today's young people.