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New Details About Baby ‘Cured’ Of HIV Emerge, Offering Hope For Other Infants Born With Virus

By | Wed, 10/23/2013 - 20:05

Doctors released new details about the child believed to be cured of HIV, offering hope to those looking to eradicate the virus in infants.

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Human Gene, MX2, Could Prevent HIV From Spreading Within The Body

By | Thu, 09/26/2013 - 13:26

Researchers from King's College London have identified a human gene, MX2, which possibly prevents HIV from spreading once it has entered the body.

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Antiretroviral Therapy Reduces Risk of HIV Transmission Between Partners

By | Mon, 12/03/2012 - 11:09

Researchers found that in couples in which one person is HIV-positive and the other is not, the use of antiretroviral therapy can help reduce the risk of transmission of the disease.