HK scientists say new research points to ‘functional cure’ for HIV

FILE PHOTO: A nurse (L) hands out a red ribbon to a woman, to mark World Aids Day, at the entrance of Emilio Ribas Hospital, in Sao Paulo December 1, 2014. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

HONG KONG (Reuters) – A research team at Hong Kong University‚Äôs AIDS Institute says it may have found a “functional cure” to HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, in a major breakthrough that could see a new antibody be used for both prevention and treatment. The research by the team led by Professor Chen Zhiwei […]

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