For first time ever, researchers able to eliminate HIV from animal

Jul 3, 2019


Researchers at University of Nebraska Medical Center are taking a critical step toward eliminating the HIV virus.  Researchers from UNMC and the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University announced today they've successfully eliminated the HIV virus responsible for AIDS from living animals.  The research was published online in the journal Nature Communications.  It explains how researchers targeted the replication-competent HIV-1 DNA.