Navigation Links
GeoVax Presents Data at AIDS Vaccine 2008 Conference
Date:10/16/2008

ATLANTA, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GeoVax Labs, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: GOVX), an Atlanta based, publicly traded biopharmaceutical company specializing in the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases, presented data on their AIDS vaccine (trial HVTN 065) at the AIDS Vaccine 2008 conference, on October 15 in Cape Town, South Africa. This conference comes at an exciting time for GeoVax, which is preparing to enter Phase 2 trials for its vaccine.

The presentation, titled "Two HIV DNA Primes Maximize T Cell Responses Induced by the GeoVax DNA/MVA Vaccine Regimen Administered to Healthy Seronegative Adults (HVTN 065)," was given by Dr. Paul A. Goepfert, M.D., Associate Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama. Dr. Goepfert is the HVTN 065 Protocol Team chair. The trial results reveal the GeoVax DNA and MVA vaccines are safe and immunogenic (stimulate anti-HIV/AIDS immune responses) at both low (1/10th) dose and full doses. Other highlights included:

-- GeoVax vaccines were well tolerated with no or mild local and systemic reactions in the majority of trial participants.

-- 80 percent of both the low and full dose trial participants responded to the vaccine which stimulated anti-HIV T-cell (white blood cell) and antibody responses.

-- More volunteers had antibody responses to the full dose than to the 1/10th dose vaccine, whereas response rates for T cells were similar for the 1/10th and full dose.

-- Two DNA primes were more effective than one DNA prime or no DNA primes at eliciting T cell responses.

-- The 2nd MVA vaccination positively increased CD8 T cell and antibody responses.

"As the entire world tries to find a solution for the HIV/AIDS crisis, GeoVax, a front runner in the search for an effective vaccine, is on the verge of entering Phase 2 trials," said Bob McNally, CEO and President of GeoVax Labs, Inc. "The AIDS Vaccine 2008 conference is a
'/>"/>

SOURCE GeoVax Labs, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. GeoVax Labs, Inc. Second Quarter Financial Results and Operational Update
2. U.S. Government Awards $15 Million Grant to GeoVax Labs HIV/AIDS Vaccine Program
3. GeoVax Further Strengthens Management Team
4. GeoVax Labs, Inc. Announces Six Month Financial Results and Provides Operational Update
5. GeoVax Labs, Inc. Information To Be Available Through Standard & Poors Market Access Program
6. Lexicon Presents Class of Compounds Modulating TPH1, the Target for its LX1031 Investigational Drug for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
7. Touching 418 Billion Lives, Hepatitis Still Presents Significant Threat to Global Health
8. Touching 418 Million Lives, Hepatitis Still Presents Significant Threat to Global Health
9. Nektar Presents Positive Results from Phase 1 Clinical Trial of NKTR-118 (oral PEG-naloxol) at American College of Clinical Pharmacology Meeting
10. Sangamo BioSciences Presents Data Demonstrating In Vivo Protection Against HIV Infection by CCR5-ZFN Therapeutic
11. Arpida Presents Preclinical and Clinical Data on Iclaprim at ICAAC
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/15/2014)... laureate Herbert Kroemer famously observed, referring to the ... where layers of different materials meet. In today,s ... of metal oxides are becoming increasingly prominent, with ... superconductors, ferroelectrics and multiferroics. Realizing the vast potential ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... Cynvenio, a cancer diagnostics company focused ... analysis of tumor cells in the bloodstream, today announced ... decision support application powered by CollabRx, Inc. , ... test, Therapy Finder will provide breast cancer patients and ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... More than 5 million Americans are ... 3 seniors will die with Alzheimer’s or another dementia, ... have shocked many Americans into looking for ways to ... tragic age-related cognitive disorders. Jonathan Weisman, president of Biohack ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 Freeslate, ... solutions, today announced that Lupin Limited, one of India’s ... CM Protégé PharmD System for high throughput ... India, is focused on a wide range of quality, ...
Breaking Biology Technology:A deeper look at interfaces 2Cynvenio Offers New Breast Cancer Therapy Finder Application for its ClearID Breast Cancer Genomic Test 2Cynvenio Offers New Breast Cancer Therapy Finder Application for its ClearID Breast Cancer Genomic Test 3Biohack Pure Offers 5 Tips for Increasing Memory in 2014 2Lupin Selects Freeslate’s CM Protégé PharmD System to Accelerate Polymorph Screening for Drug Development 2Lupin Selects Freeslate’s CM Protégé PharmD System to Accelerate Polymorph Screening for Drug Development 3
... Acquisition Extends Elsevier,s Ability to Gather Global Healthcare News and, ... Increase ... Business Value for Customers, PHILADELPHIA, March 10 ... information, announced,today that it has acquired Windhover Information Inc., a ...
... March 10 Caliper Life,Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... the,Cowen and Company 28th Annual Health Care Conference ... at 2:30 p.m. EDT. Kevin Hrusovsky, President,and CEO ... the company,s business.,The live webcast can be accessed ...
... used by Avexa to select patients and optimize ... background therapy in phase III program, SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, ... today that the Company,has signed an agreement with AVEXA Limited (ASX: ... technology in support of,Avexa,s drug discovery and development programs., Avexa ...
Cached Biology Technology:Elsevier Acquires Windhover Information Inc., a Healthcare Business Intelligence Company 2Elsevier Acquires Windhover Information Inc., a Healthcare Business Intelligence Company 3Monogram Biosciences and Avexa Announce Exclusive Collaboration to Support New HIV Drug Discovery and Development Efforts 2Monogram Biosciences and Avexa Announce Exclusive Collaboration to Support New HIV Drug Discovery and Development Efforts 3Monogram Biosciences and Avexa Announce Exclusive Collaboration to Support New HIV Drug Discovery and Development Efforts 4Monogram Biosciences and Avexa Announce Exclusive Collaboration to Support New HIV Drug Discovery and Development Efforts 5
(Date:4/17/2014)... our ideas about domestication derive from Charles Darwin, ... British animal-breeding practices during the 19th century, a ... , It is from Darwin that we ... captive animals from wild species and total human ... animal management in this industrial setting has been ...
(Date:4/16/2014)... Lying forgotten in museum collections two new species of yellow-shouldered bats ... York and The Field Museum of Natural History and described in ... new additions to the genus Sturnira are part of ... the world, the third one still waiting to be officially announced. ...
(Date:4/16/2014)... far away, the top of a leaf looks like ... is actually made up of a patchwork of cells ... how these cells individually take on their own unique ... and colleagues sought to pinpoint the shape-controlling factors in ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):The story of animal domestication retold 2The story of animal domestication retold 3The story of animal domestication retold 4Two new species of yellow-shouldered bats endemic to the Neotropics 2For cells, internal stress leads to unique shapes 2
... tend to think in terms of tit-for-tat, an assumption ... is often viewed as a cognitive feat requiring memory, ... simpler, not only in other animals but in humans ... Primate Research Center, Emory University, have determined monkeys may ...
... juvenile coral reef fishes use coastal seagrass and mangrove ... reefs. But the fishes, movements, and the connections between ... realized, according to a study published September 3 in ... The findings have important implications for management and protection ...
... Institutes of Health have restored the ability to smell ... that causes congenital anosmiathe inability to smell from birth. ... structures that are essential for olfactory function. ,The ... National Institute on Deafness and Other Communications Disorders (NIDCD), ...
Cached Biology News:Reciprocity an important component of prosocial behavior 2Reciprocity an important component of prosocial behavior 3Tracking fish through a coral reef seascape 2Tracking fish through a coral reef seascape 3Tracking fish through a coral reef seascape 4NIH-funded researchers restore sense of smell in mice using genetic technique 2NIH-funded researchers restore sense of smell in mice using genetic technique 3
... • Rhesus serum is collected from fasted ... of age. Available Anticoagulants: ... N-06: K2EDTA N-08: Potassium ... Alsevers N-05: ACD N-07: ...
... Protein size: 325 Accession ... using peptide based assay: 1:1562500 ... 1.0g/ml in 5% skim milk / ... should be diluted in 1: 50,000 - ...
Porcine Serum US Origin 6 Months or Older...
... 4503277 Accession Number: NP_001912.1 ... the nucleotide substrate for thymidylate synthetase. ... O = dUMP + NH 3 ... the Diseases: Benign Tumor; Leukemia; Escherichia ...
Biology Products: