Rapid Treatment Clears Second Baby of HIV

Discover Magazine - A baby born with HIV in Mississippi three years ago made headlines last year when she was “functionally cured” of the virus, after receiving treatment immediately after birth. Now, the Mississippi baby has company.

At an AIDS conference in Boston, doctors announced Wednesday that a second baby, now 9 months old, from Long Beach, Calif., was cleared of HIV after receiving the same aggressive form of treatment just four hours after birth.

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Spiewie 2881d ago

Well this is fantastic giving people a chance to live without HIV

TechImperia2880d ago

ya but i think more innovation is needed still