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A team of Indonesian and Australian researchers has developed a new computerised tool to help authorities reduce HIV infection and track disease burden across the Indonesian archipelago.

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World AIDS Day holds a special significance this year, with 2010 witnessing the most dramatic breakthroughs in HIV prevention since the first days of the global pandemic, writes UNSW Professor John Kaldor.

Portugal's decision to decriminalise all drug use did not lead to dramatic increases in drug abuse or drug-related harm, a joint Australian and UK study has found.

The profile of people living with HIV in Australia is set to change significantly over the next decade, UNSW modelling shows.

Poor countries in South-East Asia could experience a spike in HIV infections and AIDS-related deaths due to the effects of the global economic crisis, UNSW research has found.

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Australians should not be complacent about the risk of HIV infection, UNSW researchers have warned on World AIDS Day.

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The spread of hepatitis C has halved over the past decade, while chlamydia continues to rise, according to research released by UNSW's National HIV Research Centres.

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HIV rates in Australia have increased by almost fifty percent in the past eight years - according to a national report compiled by UNSW researchers.

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A research partnership led by UNSW aims to develop a new diagnostic tool to identify children with tuberculosis.

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UNSW's HIV researchers continue to cement their reputation as world leaders in their field.

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