City of Hope has so many breakthroughs in cancer, diabetes and HIV/AIDS - and so many stories - that we've tailored our blog, Breakthroughs, to provide something for every reader. Whether the breakthroughs are about medical research, treatment advances or personal triumphs, they're all connected.
December 1, 2017 | Samantha Bonar
There has been great progress made in the fight against HIV/AIDS, and continued efforts to end this global epidemic. Advances, such as anti-retroviral therapy, have revolutionized HIV treatment. Now, researchers are edging closer to the ultimate goal: a cure.
November 30, 2015 | Denise Heady
On Dec. 1, which marks World AIDS Day, communities across the globe will reflect on the tremendous progress made in the fight against HIV and AIDS. They will also focus on how to end AIDS as a global public health threat.
December 1, 2012 | Shawn Le
World AIDS Day is marked this year with a renewed optimism that science and medicine could soon change the course of the disease -- again. First came the AIDS drug AZT , then the combinations of antiretroviral drugs known as AIDS cocktails .
December 1, 2011 | City of Hope Staff
John Rossi (Photo by Paula Myers) December 1 is World AIDS Day, and 2011 marks 30 years since doctors diagnosed the first cases of AIDS. HIV/AIDS expert John J. Rossi , Ph.D., Lidow Family Research Chair in City of Hope’s Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology , spoke with Breakthroughs about advancements made in the last three decades — and prospects for a cure.