Tagged results for Aids
HIV vaccine boost
Scientists have created a vaccine that protects rhesus monkeys from infection by the simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV), a relative of HIV, the virus that causes AIDS.
World AIDS Day
It's 30 years since the first cases of HIV infection. During this time, says the website HIVaware, we've seen rapid change.
'Glow in the dark' cats aids HIV research
Scientists inserted two genes into cats: the first is taken from macaque monkeys and helps the cat resist the feline form of Aids; the second is a fluorescent gene from jellyfish that helps the researchers literally see where the added anti-aids gene is active.
Vaccine protects monkeys against SIV
A vaccine has been developed that protects monkeys from Simian Immunodeficiency Virus (SIV), the monkey equivalent of HIV.
World AIDS Day - 1 December
The HIV & AIDS page on our partner website AnimalResearch.info has been updated to mark World AIDS Day on 1 December.
Chimps get AIDS too
Scientists have discovered that the natural hosts of a strain of SIV develop AIDS when infected.