Bellaire, TX, March 03, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- There are many stigmas and fears associated with AIDS and HIV prevailing in society in the current times. Several misconceptions have unnecessarily clouded people’s minds and have led to irrational thinking. Although the virus, as well as the syndrome, is quite serious and life-threatening, modern-day medicine has come a long way to neutralize some of these misconceptions. Understanding the disease, the disease causing viruses, and other details can make life easy and help eradicate myths about the disease. All this will be possible at the target meeting that aims at Understanding the Immune activation and pathogenesis of HIV infection scheduled to be held on March 12, 2011. Because this meeting will be held online, anyone interested in attending the meeting can join directly from their office, home, or anywhere that has an internet connection. Target Meeting is also calling for sponsors who would like to take initiative and support this great cause.
HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus), which is a member of the retrovirus family, causes AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome.) The virus causes the immune system to fail, which further leads to life-threatening opportunistic infections. As a matter of fact, AIDS killed more than 25 million people between 1981 to 2006. Statistics also reveal that by 2009, more than 33.3 million people worldwide were infected with HIV. When you add these numbers together, you will find that HIV infects about 0.6% of the world's total population. According to the World Health Organization, HIV infection in humans is growing into a pandemic.
Based in Texas, the Target Meeting is a well-known online life science conference organizer. This online meeting aims at providing an innovative, informative, and interesting platform for HIV researchers and those suffering with HIV/AIDS so they get the maximum benefit without traveling a great distance to do so. It is an excellent opportunity to learn about the latest HIV progress and at the same time interact with top-level experts in a real time setting.
This online meeting is going to be a great platform for the HIV/AIDS community as you can communicate with leading researchers, scientists, and professors from all over the world. Some Keynote speakers include:
•Dr. Arup K. Chakraborty, Robert T. Haslam, Professor of Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, and Biological Engineering at MIT, USA.
•Dr. Suraiya Rasheed, Professor of Pathology, Director, Laboratory of Viral Oncology, University of Southern California, USA.
•Dr. Ruth M. Ruprecht, Professor, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School, USA.
•Dr. Georges Herbein, Professor of Clinical Virology and Head of the Department of Clinical Virology at the University of Franche-Comté School of Medicine, France.
•Dr. Ivan Sadowski, Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of British Columbia, Canada.
•Dr. Yuntao Wu, Professor, Department of Molecular and Microbiology, George Mason University, USA and many other eminent personalities.
There is limited space left so if you want to be a part of target meeting, reserve your seat soon. There is no cost for attendees. Just visit targetmeeting.com and book your seat. After all, the best understanding of HIV/AIDS is by learning about this deadly virus, its effects, and how it gets transmitted. Please also come ahead for sponsoring this highly noble event. Your generous sponsorship would be highlighted in announcements to the community.
Address : Bellaire, Texas, 77401, USA
Email Address :Williams@targetmeeting.com