Jul 25, 2010
If a vaccine for HIV is discovered what does that mean for patients who are already HIV positive?
Response from Dr. Holodniy
Two types of vaccines are currently being studied. A preventative vaccine which would be given to those who are not infected and that would prevent HIV infection and a therapuetic vaccine that could be given to people who are infected and that would boost their own immune system to control the virus with or without HIV drugs.
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