HIV Cure Treatment Begins Human Trials

At the end of 2015, about 36.7 million people had been living with HIV/AIDS worldwide, according to UNAIDS.Human trials of a treatment designed to effectively cure those people of HIV started this week.  Beginning simultaneously in New York City, Germany and Denmark, the small-scale trial is just the latest in a series of vaccination research with promising potential, according to experts. An international team of researchers are using a “shock and kill” treatment supported by data from the University of California, San...