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Cannabidiol is a chemical in the Cannabis sativa plant, also known as marijuana or hemp. Over 80 chemicals, known as cannabinoids, have been identified in the Cannabis sativa plant. While delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the major active ingredient in marijuana, cannabidiol is also obtained from hemp, which contains only very small amounts of THC.  

Intravenous Drug Approved for Multidrug-Resistant HIV Infection

  The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Trogarzo™ (ibalizumab-uiyk; Theratechnologies and TaiMed Biologics) for the treatment of adults with HIV infection who are heavily treatment-experienced and whose infections are multidrug-resistant (MDR). It is intended for use with other antiretroviral medications. Trogarzo, a humanized monoclonal antibody, is administered as an intravenous (IV) injection once […]

Improving Outcomes in HPV- and HIV-Related Cervical Cancer

Scientific evidence has shown links among HIV, human papillomavirus (HPV), and cervical cancer.1 Subsequently, UNAIDS and the World Health Organization have called for leveraging the synergies between these conditions to improve patient outcomes by developing integrated approaches that address HIV, child and adolescent health, sexual and reproductive health and rights, gender equality, and cancer and primary […]