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AIDS Stem Cell Study Breakthrough



    AIDS Stem Cell Study Breakthrough

    There is an incredible medical breakthrough being reported in the fight against AIDS and HIV.

    Doctors in Berlin studied an HIV-positive man who underwent a stem cell transplant and who is now cured as a result of the procedure.

    The Huffington Post has the report and the speculation about what it could mean for AIDS patients around the world.

    There is a Bay Area company running a clinical trial that is based on the finding of the Berlin case.

    Basically, Quest Clinical Research is working on a gene therapy to stop HIV from spreading in an infected person.

    You can get more information on the study by clicking on this link or calling (415) 353-0800.