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Doctors Cure Baby of HIV

Doctors think they’ve cured a baby of HIV for the first time ever! Anthony walks us through the details of this incredible potential breakthrough.

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“In a First, Baby ‘Cured’ of HIV”

“Researchers say they have, for the first time, cured a baby born with HIV — a development that could help improve treatment of babies infected at birth.”

“In Medical First, a Baby With H.I.V. Is Deemed Cured”

“Doctors announced on Sunday that a baby had been cured of an H.I.V. infection for the first time, a startling development that could change how infected newborns are treated and sharply reduce the number of children living with the virus that causes AIDS.”

“US HIV baby ‘cured’ by early drug treatment”

“A baby girl in the US born with HIV appears to have been cured after very early treatment with standard drug therapy, doctors say.”

“Functional HIV Cure after Very Early ART of an Infected Infant”

“This is the first well-documented case of functional cure in an HIV+ child and suggests that very early ART may prevent establishment of a latent reservoir and achieve cure in children.”

“Hopkins Researchers Describe First ‘Functional HIV Cure’ in an Infant”

“A team of researchers from Johns Hopkins Children’s Center, the University of Mississippi Medical Center and the University of Massachusetts Medical School describe the first case of a so-called “functional cure” in an HIV-infected infant.”

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