HIV/AIDS

Mobile Health Has the Power to Transform HIV/AIDS Nursing

November 22, 2018

The abundance of personal smartphones in southern African countries got University of Washington professor Sarah Gimbel thinking: What if these phones were used by front-line health workers -- namely nurses -- to collect and analyze data on patients living with HIV or AIDS to improve their care?

Cellphone Technology Developed to Detect HIV

November 10, 2018

The management of human immunodeficiency virus 1 (HIV), an autoimmune disorder that cripples the immune system by attacking healthy cells, remains a major global health challenge in developing countries that lack infrastructure and trained medical professionals.

New Details of HIV Life Cycle

October 7, 2018

Research by a multi-institutional team, including two members from the University of Delaware, has revealed new details about the HIV virus capsid structure and how it develops.

A capsid is a protein shell that encloses a virus's genetic blueprint.

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