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MAC AIDS Fund (MAF) Company Profile

08:05 EST 23rd November 2017 | BioPortfolio

The MAC AIDS Fund, the heart and soul of MAC Cosmetics, was established in 1994 to support men, women and children affected by HIV/AIDS globally. MAF is a pioneer in HIV/AIDS funding, providing financial support to organizations working with underserved regions and populations. As the largest corporate nonpharmaceutical giver in the arena, MAF is committed to addressing the link between poverty and HIV/AIDS by supporting diverse organizations around the world that provide a wide range of services to people living with HIV/AIDS. To date, MAF has raised over $160 Million (U.S.) exclusively through the sale of M·A·C's VIVA GLAM Lipstick and Lipglass, donating 100 percent of the sale price to fight HIV/AIDS. For more information, visit www.macaidsfund.org.


News Articles [504 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

International AIDS Conference 2017

Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from AIDS 2017 Medscape HIV/AIDS

For the first time, over half of people worldwide with HIV taking AIDS drugs

AIDS deaths are also now close to half of what they were in 2005, according to the U.N. AIDS agency.

Working KnowledgeCSP Awarded International Knowledge Management Consulting Services Contract from The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

Great Falls, VA, October 27, 2017 --(PR.com)-- Working KnowledgeCSP (WK), a recognized US and international provider of knowledge management solutions, announced a competitive contract award for Know...

30 years of AIDS

This month marks the 30th anniversary of the first diagnosed case of AIDS. Bertrand Audoin, from the International AIDS Society, brings us up to date with the latest developments in the fight against ...

AIDS at 30

To mark World AIDS Day, the WHO has issued a report outlining policy successes and failures in the diagnosis and treatment of HIV/AIDS. Yves Souteyrand, the co-ordinator of the report, joins us to dis...

Medical News Today: Mobility aids: Types, benefits, and use

Mobility aids are designed to help people with their independence and reduce pain. What types of mobility aids are there and who can benefit from them?

FDA tentatively OKs Mylan's generic combo TLD for U.S. AIDS relief program

Mylan N.V. announces that its generic fixed-dose combo HIV med TLD has been tentatively approved by the FDA under the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief. The drug will be available in...

Scales tip in AIDS fight as death rates decline, treatment rates rise

LONDON, July 20 (Reuters) - - The scales have tipped in the fight against AIDS, with more than half of people infected with HIV now getting treatment and AIDS-related deaths almost halving since 2005,...

PubMed Articles [538 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Does the Public Prefer Health Gain for Cancer Patients? A Systematic Review of Public Views on Cancer and its Characteristics.

Policies such as the Cancer Drugs Fund in England assumed a societal preference to fund cancer care relative to other conditions, even if that resulted in lower health gain for the population overall.

Where is the greatest impact of uncontrolled HIV infection on AIDS and non-AIDS events in HIV?

The extent to which controlled and uncontrolled HIV interact with ageing, European region of care and calendar year of follow-up is largely unknown.

Novel genetic associations and gene-gene interactions of chemokine receptor and chemokine genetic polymorphisms in HIV/AIDS.

To investigate the influence of candidate polymorphisms on chemokine receptor/ligand genes on HIV infection and AIDS progression (HIV/AIDS).

Beliefs and Perception About HIV/AIDS, Self-Efficacy, and HIV Sexual Risk Behaviors Among Young Thai Men Who Have Sex With Men.

This study examined the relationships of HIV/AIDS beliefs, self-efficacy for AIDS preventive behaviors, perception of HIV as a chronic disease, and HIV risk behaviors among young Thai men who have sex...

A trauma-informed examination of the hardships experienced by abortion fund patients in the United States.

Researchers describe hardships experienced by abortion patients, examining administrative health cases from 2010-2015 in the United States. All patients received financial assistance from an abortion ...

Clinical Trials [763 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

A Study of DTC in Patients With AIDS and AIDS Related Complex

To determine if ditiocarb sodium (sodium diethyldithiocarbamate; DTC) restores immune and host defense function; if DTC ameliorates the AIDS related complex (ARC) symptoms in patients with...

Acute Respiratory Infection Diagnostic Aids (ARIDA) Controlled Accuracy Evaluation Protocol

Pneumonia is the leading infectious cause of death among children under 5 years of age globally. Many pneumonia deaths result from late care seeking and inappropriate treatment due to misd...

A Study of Ribavirin in the Treatment of Patients With AIDS and AIDS-Related Problems

To determine the maximum long-term dosage of ribavirin (RBV) that is safe and free of serious side effects in patients with AIDS or AIDS related illnesses. Also, to determine what effect d...

Evaluation of Open-canal Behind-the-Ear Hearing Aids and Traditional In-the-ear Hearing Aids.

This study is being conducted to evaluate the benefits of in-the-ear vs. open-fit behind-the-ear hearing aids. We want to learn more about which patients prefer each type, so we can make b...

A Phase I Study of the Safety and Pharmacokinetics of Recombinant CD4 (rCD4) in Patients With AIDS and AIDS-Related Complex

To determine the safety profile and maximum tolerated dose (MTD) of recombinant soluble human CD4 (rCD4) therapy in patients with AIDS or AIDS related complex (ARC). To assess pharmacokine...

Companies [729 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

National AIDS Fund

The National AIDS Fund exists to leverage resources, develop leadership and advocacy, and foster community innovation to prevent new HIV infections and care for people living with...

MAC AIDS Fund (MAF)

The MAC AIDS Fund, the heart and soul of MAC Cosmetics, was established in 1994 to support men, women and children affected by HIV/AIDS globally. MAF is a pioneer in HIV/AIDS funding, providing financ...

BioPharma Fund

BioPharma Fund is an investment fund that invests in shares of medical biotechnology companies. Biotechnology companies are developing new drugs for many diseases such as cancer, heart disease, diabet...

Global AIDS Alliance Fund

GlycoMimetics, Inc. and International AIDS Vaccine Initiative and Glycosensors and Diagnostics, LLC

IAVI is a global not-for-profit organization whose mission is to ensure the development of safe, effective, accessible, preventive HIV vaccines for use throughout the world. Found...

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