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HIV-2 as a model to identify a functional HIV cure

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Two HIV virus types exist: HIV-1 is pandemic and aggressive, whereas HIV-2 is confined mainly to West Africa and less pathogenic. Despite the fact that it has been almost 40 years since the discovery of AIDS, there is still no cure or vaccine against HIV. Consequently, the concepts of functional vaccines and cures that aim to limit HIV disease progression and spread by persistent control of viral replication without life-long treatment have been suggested as more feasible options to control t...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12981-019-0239-x

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Svenska Sällskapet för Medicinsk Forskning
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SA-2016
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Vetenskapsrådet
Grant:
2016-01417
Publisher:
BioMed Central
Journal:
AIDS Research and Therapy More from this journal
Volume:
16
Article number:
24
Publication date:
2019-09-05
Acceptance date:
2019-08-27
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1742-6405
Pmid:
31484562
Language:
English
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2019-11-29

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