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AIDS/HIV News Archive


CBC: 1 in 5 Canadians infected with HIV doesn’t know it

December 1, 2017 — 
'One in five Canadians infected with HIV doesn't know it, so federal scientists are looking for ways to make testing more accessible'

Keith Fowke.

Globe and Mail: Stocking the toolbox for HIV prevention and control

November 27, 2017 — 
'Dr. Fowke is currently studying a relatively safe, cheap and available anti-inflammatory substance that can have a quietening effect on these immune cells and reduce the risk of HIV transmission'

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Wpg Free Press: Frank talk on the luncheon menu

November 23, 2017 — 
'(Allan) Ronald has been recognized internationally for his contributions in the fight against AIDS'



Irish Examiner: How to beat colds and flu this winter

November 18, 2016 — 
How U of M's HIV/AIDS researcher informs cold a flu season

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Bacteria making HIV prevention drugs less effective in African women, UM team finds

August 12, 2016 — 
A team of international researchers, including U of M's Adam Burgener, presented evidence from their findings

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CAHR Conference to examine local, global battles against HIV/AIDS

May 11, 2016 — 
The theme of this year’s conference is: “Realizing Our Potential: Local to Global and Back"


(L-R) Stephen Moses, Marissa Becker,Keith Fowke andKen Kasper at the Visionary Conversations event on April 27, 2016. // Photo by Mike Latschislaw

Ending HIV focus of Visionary Conversations dialogue

May 2, 2016 — 
Some of the University of Manitoba’s top scientists delved into a discussion on whether an end to HIV is on the horizon

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Research and International

Working ahead of the curve

February 2, 2015 — 
As the world scrambles to stop the further spread of Ebola, U of M infectious disease researchers face a different challenge: trying to anticipate what will strike next

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Research group is developing new strategies to prevent HIV

December 3, 2014 — 
Emmanuel Ho, an assistant professor in the in the College of Pharmacy, Faculty of Health Sciences, has put together a collaborative team of researchers and graduate students focused on drug delivery and biomaterials. Much of their research is focused on the treatment and prevention of HIV/AIDs.

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