CDC releases subpopulation estimates from data on annual brand-new HIV infections; new attacks high among blacks, MSM Nearly all new HIV infections in the U.S . In 2006 occurred among guys who have sex with guys, according to a study released Thursday in CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Statement, the New York Times reports. Furthermore, blacks have the best incidence prices of any racial and ethnic group in the U.S. The study was a follow-up to a CDC research released last month that discovered there were about 56,300 fresh HIV infections in 2006, the most recent year that data can be found .

CDC official speaks about HIV, TB function in Africa, Haiti As part of its series of interviews with CDC staff focusing on global HIV and tuberculosis research and development, the Center for Global Health Policy’s ‘Science Speaks’ blog spoke with Jordan Tappero, ‘who is currently serving as director for the Health Systems Reconstruction Office in the guts for Global Health, an office opened in response to the January 2010 earthquake in Haiti.’ In the interview, ‘Tappero describes his early analysis in HIV and TB, thoughts on why Uganda may be the just sub-Saharan African country not really enjoying a decrease in HIV incidence, the January 2010 earthquake and how quickly HIV solutions had been restored to people living in Haiti after,’ according to the blog .