Optimizing Potency for Nevirapine: The Drug that Saved Children from AIDS

November 20, 2014

child at a clinic

Tune in as Dr. Rebecca Anderson describes the scientific and medical breakthroughs that were responsible for conquering pediatric AIDS, as well as some of the technical and feasibility issues that investigators faced while implementing HIV prevention programs.

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What You Will Learn

  • How HIV is transmitted to infants and children
  • How drugs were modified to optimize antiviral potency
  • The pharmaceutical properties that account for the protective effect of drugs against HIV infection

The Fine Print

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Joe Fortunak
Howard University