HIV Genes Have Been Cut Out of Live Animals Using CRISPR

This same technique could be the key to providing better treatment and maybe even a cure for HIV.

May 21, 2016

HIV-Proof for 6 Months: New Treatment Provides Long-Term Protection

A new trial uses several doses of antibodies to protect monkeys from contracting HIV. And they succeeded for as long as 23 weeks.

May 4, 2016

HIV Can Mutate to Evade Attempts To Modify It With CRISPR Gene Editing

Scientists just found that the virus can quickly develop mutations that resist DNA-cutting enzymes.

April 11, 2016

Scientists Successfully Genetically Modify Human Embryos Against HIV

In a sense it’s like a vaccination, but one done at the genetic level.

April 9, 2016

US Doctors Successfully Transplant HIV-Infected Organs For the First Time

It is a new beginning in more ways than one.

April 1, 2016

“Genetic Scissors” Can Totally Remove Traces Of HIV in Cells

A new technique cleans the genomes of HIV-infected patients of the virus, pointing a way to a possible cure for this and other retroviral diseases.

March 3, 2016
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