Herpes Vaccine

April 13, 2015

Herpes Vaccine Development: Cure For HSV Will Soon Be On The Market?

Although there has been no herpes breakthrough yet, many rumors regarding cure for herpes are spreading online. DailyMail published an article stating the following: ”Doctors who have spent 15 years developing the new vaccine, and who will use it on around 8,000 women in a trial starting in the New Year, believe that, eventually, it will be given routinely in childhood.” However, this article did not reveal doctors’ names or any details about herpes cure trial. The article also mentions that only 7 out 10 people who participated in the study did not get infected with HSV. This means that people got […]
June 13, 2015

Herpes Cure Prognosis, Vaccine Development And Ways To Control HSV

Scientists have been trying to find herpes cure for the past 40 years. Today many people start to understand what HSV really is and how hard it can be to deal with herpes outbreaks. However, herpes virus continues to spread and it is our mission to prevent it from spreading any further. There is still no cure for herpes as of now and, therefore, there is only one simple way to stop the virus from spreading – everyone should be taught basic things about herpes: how to avoid getting infected with the virus and what can be done if you already have been exposed to […]
April 3, 2016
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Herpes Cure News: Can GEN-003 Give Hope To Herpes Patients

GEN-003 herpes vaccine developed by Genocea has given hope to millions people. The company has finally announced positive results for a phase 2 trials. We all hope that in the future herpes vaccine will be help minimize the spreading of herpes virus and bring the number of people who get infected each year down. We could just review the data presented by Genocea and share scientists’ opinion on herpes vaccine development in this article, but would herpes patients actually benefit from it? Would it cure herpes, or stop the virus from spreading further? The answer is no. Quick recap: Genocea […]
October 21, 2016
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Breakthrough Vaccine Could Cure Herpes In 2017

There has been a lot of talk this year about a vaccine that could finally cure herpes. Scientists have been trying to develop one for decades, and until recently there have not been any big advancements made in the field. But 2016 has been a big year for all herpes sufferers: there has finally been a breakthrough in herpes vaccine development. Does that mean that 2017 could be the year when doctors will finally find herpes cure? Let’s take a look at all the recent developments in the herpes field and see whether there is hope for herpes cure in […]
November 27, 2016

New Herpes Vaccine Shows Great Promise In Guinea Pigs And Macaques Study

A research team of Dr. Harvey M. Friedman from the University of Pennsylvania published a fascinating press release yesterday. It indicates a possible herpes vaccine breakthrough, and its findings are most likely to take us a step closer to the human trials.Dr. Harvey M. Friedman spent more than 30 years studying how herpes virus is transmitted and looking for a way to prevent it from spreading further. In his studies, Dr. Friedman discovered how HSV-1 glycoproteins gE and gI form a complex that binds the Fc domain of IgG and reduce the effectiveness of antibodies. This explained why the antibodies […]