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URMC Drug Extends Effectiveness of HIV Therapy

Jan 30, 2017

A new drug developed at the University of Rochester Medical Center extends the effectiveness of multiple HIV therapies by unleashing a cell’s own protective machinery on the virus.

Eastman Dental Screening for HIV at Three Clinics

Mar 01, 2016

UR Medicine’s Eastman Institute for Oral Health has received a grant from New York State to use a rapid screening test for HIV in three of its clinics, based on the success of its smaller pilot program in 2013.

City of Rochester Will Light Up Red for World AIDS Day

Nov 30, 2015

Rochester will join cities around the globe when it lights up red on December 1 to raise awareness for HIV/AIDS. This is the first year Rochester will participate in this event since the beginning of the epidemic. Several community events will be held around Rochester this week to provide information about HIV/AIDS and foster community support for those affected by the disease.