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Oct 27, 2014, 10:00 ET Canadian Research Well Represented at HIV Prevention Conference

International conference in Cape Town attracts world-class research from Canada WINNIPEG, Oct. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - A robust contingent of Canadian researchers will present their work this week at the...


Jun 11, 2014, 12:45 ET Accelerating HIV vaccine discovery and development may require paradigm shift

Canadian meeting of vaccine experts shows importance of innovation and collaboration WINNIPEG, June 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Adopting existing innovative practices and forming broader collaborations may be...


Mar 28, 2014, 08:30 ET Bringing the HIV pandemic to zero will require a vaccine, expert says

José Esparza to deliver keynote address at upcoming meeting on overcoming vaccine development barriers WINNIPEG, March 28, 2014 /CNW/ - With 2.3 million new cases of HIV every year globally,...


Mar 07, 2014, 09:00 ET Canadian-led research shows integration of clinical and social sciences necessary to advance HIV vaccine clinical trials

WINNIPEG, March 7, 2014 /CNW/ - With more than 40 HIV vaccine trials in various stages of progress around the world, researchers and industry experts are optimistic that a successful vaccine will be...


Oct 07, 2013, 07:00 ET Canada's HIV vaccine researchers ready to roll out their findings at AIDS Vaccine 2013

International conference in Barcelona attracts world-class research from Canada WINNIPEG, Oct. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian researchers will deliver some 24 presentations in Barcelona, Spain this week...


May 17, 2013, 09:00 ET May 18 is HIV Vaccine Awareness Day

Canadian meeting of HIV vaccine developers highlights the importance of industry engagement WINNIPEG, May 17, 2013 /CNW/ - HIV vaccine development is gaining momentum due in part to the...


Nov 30, 2012, 08:00 ET Canada's role in advancing HIV vaccines hinges on international collaborations

World AIDS Day 2012 ushers in a renewed optimism that a safe, effective and accessible HIV vaccine is within reach, fueled by recent scientific breakthroughs and major global collaborations WINNIPEG, ...


Nov 01, 2012, 12:08 ET Canada's contribution to global pursuit of an HIV vaccine backed by public

WINNIPEG, Nov. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Canada's scientists are making an impact in the global search to find an HIV vaccine, and that's good news for the 81 per cent of Canadians who think HIV-vaccine...


Sep 05, 2012, 08:30 ET Canada punches above its weight in HIV vaccine research

Global collaborations and strengths in basic science revealed in new White Paper WINNIPEG, Sept. 5, 2012 /CNW/ - Many Canadians don't know it but Canada is a major contributor to global efforts to...