Rudolph Jericho Smith, 37, was sentenced to 30 years in Frederick County Circuit Court in Maryland, but a judge suspended his sentence to nine years.
Critics say the ads hark back to controversial marketing in the 1980s that stigmatized LGBTQ communities.
Pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, is the lone prevention treatment for people susceptible to HIV infection, but it's notoriously expensive in the United States.
Research on the birth of twins after genome editing for HIV resistance was sent to MIT Technology Review earlier this year.
Once an epicenter for HIV transmission in the United States, New York City reported Monday that more than 90 percent of HIV-positive residents are diagnosed and undergoing treatment.
With about 1.1 million Americans living with HIV, and no outright cure on the horizon, is the United States anywhere close to eradicating the virus?
World AIDS Day is held every year to support the 37 million people who live with HIV and remember those who have died from AIDS since it was discovered in the late 20th century.
The number of Latinx people newly infected with HIV virus spiked an estimated 14 percent between 2010 and 2016.
Scientists at Scripps Research have released a study which suggests their experimental HIV vaccine has the potential to be effective against multiple strains of the virus.
A hospital technician missed out one step in a multi-step sterilization process, meaning surgical patients treated at the hospital between April and September this year may be at risk of infection.
Brazil's religious right, bolstered by conservative president Jair Bolsonaro, are pushing cuts to sex education amid skyrocketing rates of HIV and syphilis.
The study provides more proof that children should be vaccinated against the virus, experts stressed.
The Gates Foundation is partnering with the National Institutes of Health to bring gene-based cures to countries in Africa were HIV and sickle cell disease are the most prevalent
Frank Ocean debuted his new queer club night PrEP+ in Queens, but many critics accused Ocean of trying to rewrite history and taking funding from PrEP manufacturers for the invite-only event.
The indictment charges claim that name-brand drugs intended to treat conditions for cancer, HIV and mental illness were obtained through an underground market, fraud, burglary and cargo theft for resale purposes.
A married gay couple from Argentina adopted a baby girl with HIV after the child had been rejected on 10 other occasions.
The Midwest saw the biggest spike of heart infections cases linked to drug abuse.
"Now even though I have been forced to tell you this, I choose to fight to educate and break the stigma around this subject."
"Because of this study, we now know that these edited cells can survive in a patient, and they will stay there," an expert said.
Rev. Reginald Williams faces grand larceny changes over claims he used money earmarked for charity on fancy dinners and a trips to the Caribbean.
"We will be ending the AIDS epidemic shortly in America, and curing childhood cancer very shortly," Trump told supporters at a Cincinnati rally.
Individuals with mutation to the CCR5 gene have a 21 percent increase in mortality rate, study finds.
While a proven human vaccine for HIV does not yet exist, the researchers hope that their new strategy could boost effectiveness when one is developed.
The New Mexico Department of Health is urging people to get tested following two confirmed cases of the virus stemming from treatment at an Albuquerque spa.
Deonte Taylor, 36, allegedly removed a 7-year-old male student from class and took him to another room where he engaged the boy in oral sex in 2015. Three years later, Taylor was charged with hiring a hitman to try to silence the alleged victim and his family.