Archive for December, 2014

Can AIDS Be Cured?

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One morning in the winter of 1981, my wife came home after her on-call shift at the U.C.L.A. Medical Center and told me about a baffling new case. Queenie was an eighteen-year-old prostitute, his hair dyed the color of brass. He had arrived at the emergency room with a high fever and a cough, and appeared to have a routine kind of pneumonia, readily treated with antibiotics. But the medical team retrieved a microbe from his lungs called Pneumocystis carinii….

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searcHIV Conversation About Curing HIV with Timothy Ray Brown and Dave Purdy

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A World AIDS Day Interview December 1, 2014 by MaryBeth Grewe of searcHIV Timothy Ray Brown is currently the only person considered to be cured of HIV and is the co-founder the Cure for AIDS Coalition with Dave Purdy. searcHIV had the opportunity to interview Timothy Ray Brown and Dave Purdy about their thoughts on HIV cure research and the founding of their organization. We are sharing it today in recognition of World AIDS Day 2014.  searcHIV:   Your organization, the…

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