Drug major GlaxoSmithKline's plan to patent its HIV/AIDS drug - Combivir - in India may hit a roadblock as a Kolkata-based NGO, Manipur Network of People Living with HIV/AIDS, has filed a pre-grant......
The Indian Network of People Living with HIV/AIDS (INP+) and the Manipur Network of Positive People (MNP+) have filed a pre-grant opposition against GlaxoSmithKline's anti-AIDS drug, Combivir.The......
People speak for zidovudine
Q. What is reverse and compartmental science ? : A. Reverse transcriptase sequence of paired isolates of cerebrospinal fluid and blood from patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus type 1...... more
Q. Can HIV positive parents have a normal baby? Joyesh Chakraborty: A. In general, babies born to mothers who have HIV have a 25% to 30% chance of being infected with HIV.If one hasHIV, her baby can get HIV several...... more
Q. Name the antiviraldrug used against HIV; is incorporated into the DNA of the virus and stops the building process; results in incomplete DNA that cannot create a new virus; often used in combination with other drugs? Ajeet Bawale: A. acyclovir,nevirapine,zidovudine more
Q. what is the precaution you give to HIV infected parents to protect their new born child from HIV infection? GULAB JAISWAL: A. Pregnant women who are HIV-positive can halve the chances of passing HIV on to their babies by taking antiretroviral drugs. Treatment options...... more