New Research Opens the Door to ‘Functional Cure’ for HIV | Lab Manager

Scientists have for the first time shown that a novel compound effectively suppresses production of the virus in chronically infected cells, and prevents viral rebound By The Scripps Research Institute | October 19, 2017 JUPITER, FL – October 17, 2017 – In findings that open the door to a completely different approach to curing HIV infections, scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have for the first time shown that a novel compound effectively suppresses production of the virus in chronically infected cells, and prevents viral rebound, even when those infected cells are subjected to vigorous stimulation. The study, led by TSRI associate professor Susana Valente, was published online Oct. 17 before print in the journal Cell Reports. “No other anti-retroviral used in the clinic today is able to completely suppress viral production in infected cells in vivo,” Valente said. “When combining this drug with the standard cocktail …
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BREAKING: Woman diving off coast of Jupiter dies

The woman, believed to be in her mid 60s, was out at about 9:45 a.m. with a crew from the Jupiter Dive Center when she began to experience an unspecified complication, Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office spokesman Deputy Eric Davis said. The dive crew ...and more » #jupiterflnews
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Should Jupiter fix or replace its municipal building?

To view a presentation of the four proposals, go to jupiter.fl.us. The four proposals are: About $10 million to expand the lobby and improve the roof, walls, windows and doors — known as hardening — of the town hall data center. The police department ...and more » #jupiterflnews
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