Le microbiote intestinal et l’inflammation systémique peuvent-ils limiter l’efficacité du vaccin contre le VIH ?

Le microbiote intestinal et l’inflammation systémique peuvent-ils limiter l’efficacité du vaccin contre le VIH ? Impact sur le succès du développement d’un vaccin préventif et curatif Jean-Pierre Routy McGill University Health Centre Montreal, Québec – Canada Le développement d’un vaccin contre le VIH est une tâche complexe si l’on considère la capacité qu’a le VIH…

Vers la guérison du VIH : des données récentes qui redonnent espoir

Vers la guérison du VIH : des données récentes qui redonnent espoir Christina PSOMAS Montpellier University Hospital Montpellier – France Les traitements antirétroviraux combinés (cART) destinés aux patients infectés par le VIH-1 suppriment efficacement la réplication virale plasmatique en deçà du seuil de détection, améliorent la fonction immunitaire et diminuent le risque de morbidités au…

Coronary Atherosclerosis in HIV: an issue not solved yet

Coronary Atherosclerosis in HIV: an issue not solved yet Christina PSOMAS Montpellier University Hospital, Montpellier – France Jose Ignacio BERNARDINO La Paz University Hospital Madrid – Spain A hallmark of HIV infection is a state of global immune activation that is only partially restored under highly active antiretroviral therapy. Apart from immune deficiency and impaired…

CROI 2017 Daily Report – Day 3

LIVE FROM CROI: WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2017 Christina Psomas, MD, PhD is our “grand reporter” Christina PSOMAS Montpellier University Hospital Montpellier – France Dr Shannon L. Hader (58), a Public Health leader from CDC, Atlanta, inaugurated the Wednesday Plenary Session (PL-2) talking about HIV in youth: shifting demographic patterns, complexity to interrupting HIV transmission, complexity…

CROI 2017 Daily Report – Day 2

LIVE FROM CROI: TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2017 Christina Psomas, MD, PhD is our “grand reporter” Christina PSOMAS Montpellier University Hospital Montpellier – France Dr Jintanat Ananworanich from Thailand (12) inaugurated the first plenary session of CROI 2017 in the overflowed auditorium of the Washington State Convention Center. From Infants to Adults the phenomena of HIV…

CROI 2017 Daily Report – Day 1

LIVE FROM CROI: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2017 Christina Psomas, MD, PhD is our “grand reporter” Christina PSOMAS Montpellier University Hospital Montpellier – France Back to Seattle again!! The brand new CROI 2017 started in sunny Seattle with the 7th Workshop for New Investigators and Trainees (1). Dr Paul D. Bieniasz from New York described advances in…

ISHEID 2016 Daily Report – Day 3

LIVE FROM ISHEID 2016: FRIDAY, MAY 27 Christina PSOMAS Montpellier University Hospital Montpellier – France Alain Lafeuillade Sainte Musse Hospital Toulon – France Session 1. MANAGING HEPATITIS VIRUSES – PART 2 The third day of the 2016 ISHEID started with the second session on managing hepatitis viruses. Marc Bourlière (Marseille, France) talked about treatment of HCV…

ISHEID 2016 Daily Report – Day 2

LIVE FROM ISHEID 2016: THURSDAY, MAY 26 Christina PSOMAS Montpellier University Hospital Montpellier – France Alain Lafeuillade Sainte Musse Hospital Toulon – France Mark Wainberg McGill University Montreal – Canada Session 1. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES – PART 2 On the beginning of the 2016 ISHEID’s second day Emerging Infectious Diseases were addressed once again particularly…