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New hiv vaccine

Nov 5, 2017

Sir, I read about new hiv vaccine which was targeted on gp120 and it was successful experimented on rabbit. Could u plz tell me if this is successful on humans what type of drug it is. I mean is it useful for who are already infected with hiv or it may be protect people from infectio liki polio vaccine. Thanks a lot.

Response from Dr. Holodniy

I am not sure what vaccine or study you are describing, but there has been some recent studies published in rabbits where researchers described some interesting findings that showed rabbits that were vaccinated with certain vaccine candidates developed broad neutralizing antibodies against many types of HIV. This is an important advance, but more studies are needed, and these vaccines are not yet available for people.



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