International AIDS Society global scientific strategy: Towards an HIV cure 2016

Steven G. Deeks, Sharon R. Lewin, Anna Laura Ross, Jintanat Ananworanich, Monsef Benkirane, Paula Cannon, Nicolas Chomont, Daniel C Douek, Jeffrey D Lifson, Ying-Ru Lo, Daniel Kuritzkes, David J Margolis, John W Mellors, Deborah Persaud, Joseph D Tucker, Françoise Barre-Sinoussi, International AIDS Society Towards a Cure Working Group

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Antiretroviral therapy is not curative. Given the challenges in providing lifelong therapy to a global population of more than 35 million people living with HIV, there is intense interest in developing a cure for HIV infection. The International AIDS Society convened a group of international experts to develop a scientific strategy for research towards an HIV cure. This Perspective summarizes the group's strategy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)839-850
Number of pages12
JournalNature Medicine
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2016

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