amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

Hepatitis C in the United States: A Hidden and Growing Epidemic

A Hidden and Growing Epidemic

Over 3 million Americans have hepatitis C virus (HCV), and an estimated 75% are undiagnosed. But the CDC’s HCV surveillance system is seriously underfunded.

Kick-Starting AIDS Awareness

Kick-Starting AIDS Awareness

The sixth annual charity motorcycle ride will promote HIV/AIDS awareness and raise funds for amfAR.


amfAR Announces $100 Million Investment Strategy Aimed at Curing HIV

Plan includes $20 million, five-year grant to establish and fund a cure-focused HIV/AIDS research institute.

Beach Towel Benefits amfAR!

Beach Towel Benefits amfAR!

Hit the beach this summer with our luxurious beach towel, designed specially for amfAR by British artist Shantell Martin

Countdown to a Cure

Let’s Give the Epidemic an Epic Ending

Our goal is to develop the scientific basis for a cure by the end of 2020.

TREAT Asia Report Interview: Dr. Praphan Phanuphak

Three Decades Leading the Charge Against AIDS in Thailand

TREAT Asia Report Interview: Dr. Praphan Phanuphak


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GRASSROOTS: The GMT Initiative Blog

How the Thai Transgender Alliance’s advocacy campaign to secure legal gender recognition for transgender individuals is gaining momentum.

amfAR Database Illuminates PEPFAR Programs and Priorities

New database enables users to access and understand PEPFAR programs and priorities at a deeper level than was previously possible.

Limited Edition Beach Towel Designed by Artist Shantell Martin

Launching exclusively at Scoop NYC stores for a limited time, the towel features Martin’s trademark black-and-white illustrations, and includes an inscription that reads, “Be Epic, Cure AIDS,” a nod to amfAR’s “Countdown to a Cure for AIDS” initiative, which aims to develop the scientific basis of a cure by 2020.


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