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Mark Wainberg: a big name in the fight against HIV has left us

The world-renowned scientist from Montreal, Mark Wainberg, died in April at the age of 71. Since the early 1980s, he was actively involved in the fight against HIV/Aids and he made it his fight. He not only devoted his scientific and medical career to it, but also became one of the pioneers of the defence […]

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The ABCs of the fight against HIV: Primary infection

Primary infection This first phase may be accompanied by flu-like symptoms such as fever, sore throat, muscle pain, fatigue, swollen lymph nodes, and rash. These symptoms, which disappear after a few weeks, do not appear in everyone who is infected. The primary infection sometimes goes unnoticed. It is during this stage that the immune system […]

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Take action: become a member of the board of directors of our Foundation

The Quebec AIDS Foundation is gaining new momentum, notably withthe arrival of Baya Touré last Febuary as its director and our recent merger with the Farha Foundation. We are also planning a number of visibility and mobilization activities over the next few years, and we need a strong, diverse, motivated and involved Board of Directors (CA) in […]