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HIV (shown schematically here in a model derived from 3D electron microscopy) dodges antiretroviral drugs by stitching its DNA inside of chromosomes, creating reservoirs of latent virus. Credit: Donald Bliss/NLM/NIH, Sriram Subramaniam/CCR/NCI/NIH

Designer antibodies may rid body of AIDS virus

Anti-HIV drugs have extended life for millions of people, but they have never eliminated the virus from anyone. That’s because HIV integrates its genetic material…

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Means to an End

After what Shane Ryan calls “a silly, stupid weekend” in late April, he joined the many other men in San Francisco, California, who line up…

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No End in Sight

On 6 December 2013, Pedro Robles spent 14 hours in an ambulance being driven up Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula. The 51-year-old man was not rushed…

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