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Scientists hail ‘promising cure’ for HIV after study in mice

Written by: Ian Johnston – Science Correspondent

A “promising cure” for HIV and Aids has been discovered, according to scientists who managed to almost entirely eliminate the devastating immune disease from infected mice.

The researchers said they had demonstrated the “feasibility and efficiency” of removing the HIV-1 provirus using a gene-editing technique called Crispr. Read more.

Published May 3, 2017 by The Independent

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