Herpes Cure Research at Sanofi

Sanofi is the largest company devoted entirely to vaccines and is currently running a Phase I/II clinical trial on 6 different formulations of HSV529, G103, and an adjuvant. HSV529 is a replication-defective vaccine while G103 is a subunit vaccine. In a Phase I trial completed in 2018, HSV529 induced a statistically significant increase in antibodyContinue reading “Herpes Cure Research at Sanofi”

Current Herpes Cure Research at Excision BioTherapeutics

Excision Bio has illustrated the possibility in developing a curative gene therapy using CRISPR in treating both active and latent HSV infection in the body. The company has stated that they plan to begin clinical trials in Q1 2023. Excision’s cutting edge CRISPR gene therapy platform is built on technology licensed from the Doudna LabContinue reading “Current Herpes Cure Research at Excision BioTherapeutics”

What is the timeline for a Herpes Cure?

The most frequently asked question in our community? What is the timeline for a Herpes Cure? When will there be a herpes cure? There have always been companies working towards better treatments, vaccines, and cures for HSV-1 and HSV-2, and many have failed. But recently two events changed the possible timeline for a Herpes cureContinue reading “What is the timeline for a Herpes Cure?”

Current Herpes Cure Research at Fred Hutch Cancer Center

The reason Herpes Cure Advocacy was born, the Herpes Simplex Virus cure research at the Jerome Lab at Fred Hutch Cancer Center provides great hope. Research at The Jerome Lab is on a sterilizing cure, developing a gene therapy to fully eradicate HSV-1 and HSV-2. So far, Dr. Keith Jerome and team has removed overContinue reading “Current Herpes Cure Research at Fred Hutch Cancer Center”

Latest Herpes Cure Research Projects

Updated as of 4/18/21. These are herpes cure research projects, of which we are aware, that are either in clinical trials currently or have expressed intent. For the latest timelines, news, videos, and dialogue on Herpes (HSV) cure research projects please join the Herpes Cure Research Reddit group. 1. The Jerome Lab at Fred HutchContinue reading “Latest Herpes Cure Research Projects”