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Jim Dunn, with wife Susan

To Help Researchers Find Out About HIV’s Survival In The Body, Some People Plan to Donate Their Bodies to Science

San Diego’s Last Gift study hopes to expand to other cities to advance research on exactly how HIV lives in the body.

By Tim Murphy
Jeff Taylor of Palm Springs, California

Are People Living With HIV Ready to Contribute to the Next Step in Cure Trials?

Exciting new discoveries toward a functional HIV cure are emerging. But we’ll only get there if people with HIV join studies.

By Tim Murphy
Greg Millett

Reviving the Office of National AIDS Policy Is Crucial to Ending the HIV Epidemic

We talked with longtime HIV/AIDS policy expert and former ONAP official Greg Millett, M.P.H., to better understand why.

By Juan Michael Porter II
Demetre Daskalakis

Between COVID and a New Administration, What's to Come for the “Ending the HIV Epidemic” Plan?

The pandemic has definitely delayed things, say advocates, but overall the goal of stopping HIV in the U.S. by 2025 is still on track.

By Tim Murphy
Timothy Ray Brown in a leather vest

Timothy Ray Brown, the First Person Known To Be Cured of HIV, Has Died of Cancer at 54

A recurrence of the very leukemia that led to his revolutionary HIV-curing stem-cell transplant has taken the life of Brown, who died in Palm Springs on Sept. 29.

By Tim Murphy
american flag blowing in the wind

Report: U.S. Must Act Fast to Reach HIV/AIDS Goals

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) finds that new HIV diagnoses have plateaued.

By Larry Buhl
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Important HIV Cure Survey -- Calling All Women Living With HIV in the U.S. to Participate!

"Many HIV cure studies so far have only had men participating, and it is important that women let researchers know our thoughts and needs as well," Maria Mejia writes.

By Maria T. Mejia for The Well Project
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What Does a Cure Mean to You? Four Individuals Share Their Hopes and Fears

A mother of two, an infectious diseases physician, a 71-year-old gay man, and an African-American minister chime in on the conversation around the search for an HIV cure.

By Jian Huang for Positively Aware
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Would You Go Off Your HIV Meds for a Cure Study?

How long would you be willing to go off your meds for a cure study? A week? A month? Until your viral load becomes detectable?

By Tim Murphy
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Case of HIV Remission in South African Child

After very early antiretroviral therapy during infancy, a HIV-positive child in South Africa has been able to control the virus without any meds for eight and a half years, according to a study presented at IAS 2017.

By Warren Tong