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September 17, 2009

Nutritional formula linked to reduced CD4 cell loss in untreated people

"A complex nutritional formula may help slow CD4 cell decline and reduce immune activation in people with HIV who have not yet started antiretroviral therapy, according to an international study presented this week at the 49th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC) in San Francisco. ...

"The NR100157 formula contains multiple ingredients individually shown to have beneficial effects on immune function: ...

"The study was stopped early with only 340 enrollees after a planned interim analysis showed a significant benefit in the NR100157 group and no safety concerns."

Read more in Aidsmap, September 17, 2009.