Tag Archive: HIV

Mar 24 2014

CHOP Researcher Advances Adolescent Care in Africa

A Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia pediatrician’s research projects span across continents to Botswana, a sub-Saharan African country with a busy clinic for 2,000 HIV-infected children and adolescents who stole her heart.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/chop-researcher-advances-adolescent-care-africa/

Feb 21 2014

CHOP Research Leader Contributes to Study Showing New Approach to Vaccines against Dangerous Viruses

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute’s chief scientific officer, Philip R. Johnson, MD, is among the co-authors of a new study that presents an advanced approach to vaccine design.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/chop-research-leader-contributes-study-showing-new-approach-vaccines-dangerous-viruses/

Sep 10 2013

Groundbreaking Immune Therapy Featured on 60 Minutes Australia

The groundbreaking immune therapy work being done by The Children’s of Hospital of Philadelphia’s Stephen M. Grupp, MD, PhD, was recently highlighted on Australia’s 60 Minutes.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/groundbreaking-immune-therapy-featured-60-minutes-australia/

May 07 2013

CHOP, Penn Study Shows Less-Used HIV Drug More Effective for Infected Children

Researchers from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Perelman School of Medicine at The University of Pennsylvania, along with colleagues at the Botswana-Baylor Children’s Clinical Centre of Excellence, conducted the first large-scale comparison the two drugs, efavirenz and nevirapine.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/chop-penn-study-shows-less-used-hiv-drug-more-effective-for-infected-children/