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Early treatment clears infant HIV infection – experts respond

John Kerr posted in on March 5th, 2013.

Reports of an HIV-positive baby cured of their infection have generated much discussion in the medical community, but questions remain about how meaningful the single success will be to the millions of AIDS sufferers around the world. A Mississippi infant, who was confirmed to be HIV-positive,  was treated with anti-retroviral drugs immediately after birth, and […]

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