Herpes Cure and Research News

Get the latest news on herpes cures, research and clinical trials. Currently, there is not a cure for herpes. Research and clinical trials are going on to develop a vaccine or at least try to lessen the symptoms. Warning: Don’t be fooled! Many websites advertise a “Herpes cure” and they even sound credible. They offer “studies” and “testimonials” but they are a scam.

Herpes Scams

This is an open letter to all of the people behind the herpes cure scams out there. Please stop. You are preying on people who are desperate and possibly depressed because they have herpes. These are good people who have contracted a virus. They are scared, confused and looking for information. In most cases, they […] Read More

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Chicago UIC Herpes Vaccine Trial

Project Wish, a clinical research site, out of University of Illinois at Chicago just let us know that they are launching a new herpes vaccine clinical trial and they are now enrolling volunteers .  This is a PAID trial so you will be compensated for your time.  Basically, they are looking for people aged 18-50 […] Read More

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  Could pritelivir be the latest entry in the race for a herpes treatment?  According to the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, the early clinical trials look very promising.  Mary Engel just published another excellent article in the field of new advances in finding a treatment/cure for herpes.  This time, she focuses on the German […] Read More

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Gene editing may lead to a cure for herpes.

We received an email from Mary Engel, a couple of weeks ago, asking if there was any interest in a cure for herpes for her upcoming article for the Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center. Naturally, we knew the answer was an easy, “Yes!'”.  Here is her article that has some really great information.  We reprinted […] Read More

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Clinicial Trials for a HSV2 vaccine

UPDATED 8/29/2016 If you live in or around Lexington, KY and want to take part of a clinical research trial for a HSV-2 vaccine, there are spots available!  Greta BonDurant from Central Kentucky Research Associates just reached out to us to get volunteers for their new trial.  Of, course, we are always happy to help. […] Read More

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Herpes Treatment

While a herpes cure may be a long way off, a herpes treatment may be getting closer.  A little over 2 years ago, we wrote about Genocea’s GEN-003 therapeutic vaccination. The good news is the study is still going on and Genocea has updated their website with some promising information. First and foremost, Genocea’s GEN-003 […] Read More

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