Active Ingredient(s): HIV Vaccine
Category: HIV / AIDS

AIDSVAX is an experimental HIV vaccine that was developed originally at Genentech in San Francisco, California, and later tested by the VaxGen company, a Genentech offshoot.[1] The development and trials of the vaccine received significant coverage in the international media, but American trials proved inconclusive. The vaccine was then tested on a group of at-risk individuals in Thailand. In 1991, AIDSVAX originally consisted of the B envelope of recombinant gp120, a glycopro... [wikipedia]