Gene Transfer Technology May Lead To HIV Vaccine

May 27, 2009 by admin 

A research team may have broken the impasse that has frustrated HIV vaccine researchers by using an unconventional approach that bypasses the usual vaccine development path. Using gene transfer technology to produces molecules that block infection, the scientists protected monkeys from infection by a virus closely related to HIV — the simian immunodeficiency virus, or SIV.

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