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January 21, 2015
by Hao Nguyen
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Making a Difference for Teens and Young Adults Living with HIV

Caktus has always pursued projects that make a difference in the world, particularly around HIV/AIDs. Now we’re hoping to provide a technology solution to a population that’s notoriously difficult to treat: teens and young adults living with HIV. They’re disproportionately impacted by new infections and, in ...

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January 19, 2015
by Liza Chabot
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The Triangle Business Journal: Fighting the South's Low Survival Rate for Those with HIV/AIDS

The Triangle Business Journal recognized Caktus’ work in the fight against HIV/AIDS in an important article discussing lower survival rates for those diagnosed with the disease in the southern United States. The article lauds our work on the medication adherence app Epic Allies as innovative in the effort to ...

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April 17, 2014
by Alex Lemann
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Caktus Attends YTH Live

Last week Tobias and I had a great time attending our first Youth+Tech+Health Live conference. I went to present along with our partners Sara LeGrand and Emily Pike from Duke and UNC respectively on our NIH/SBIR funded game focused on encouraging HIV medication adherence. The panel we ...

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April 1, 2014
by Nicole Foster
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Caktus Presenting HIV mHealth Gamification App for Adherence in San Francisco

We’re pleased to announce that Caktus will be presenting Epic Allies, an mHealth Gamification App to improve ART drug adherence for HIV patients, at this year’s YTH Live in San Francisco.

Alex Lemann, Co-founder and Chief Business Development Officer, will be speaking on the panel, “Stick to It ...

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