Developing and Testing a Cure Against HIV/AIDS PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 09 September 2011 00:00

Developing and Testing a Cure Againts HIV/AIDS

yellow-roadIn this article, David M. Margolis, MD FACP, Professor of Medicine, Microbiology & Immunology, Epidemiology at the Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, describes the current advances on the road towards an HIV AIDS cure .

 

After analyzing in vitro models of HIV latency for the screening of drugs and animal models available to test initially these drugs, the author describes ongoing clinical trials of HIV cure and gives details about others to be planned.

 

Access to the entire paper ("Building the Yellow Brick Road: Developing and testing a cure for HIV/AIDS") is free but located in the "Cinical Science" section -"Clinical Trials" sub-section- which first needs to be logged in.



Key words: HIV curative strategies, HIV cure, HIV eradication, HIV eradication study, HIV persistence, HIV reservoirs, HIV reservoirs cure, Towards an HIV cure
Last Updated on Friday, 09 September 2011 09:13
 
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