Posted November 28, 2020

HIV breakthrough gets Temple researchers closer to the cure

New research produced by a team led by Professor of Neuroscience Kamel Khalili and Associate Professor of Neuroscience Tricia Burdo further demonstrates how CRISPR technology is bringing us closer to a cure for HIV.

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HIV, which affects approximately 36 million people globally, attacks the body's cells, replicating itself and integrating into the host's genome, becoming part of the fabric of their DNA. Watch the video and read the story to learn more about how Temple scientists are working to change people's lives all over the world with their research.

HIV: Closer to the Cure
Researchers at Temple University make another HIV breakthrough using gene-editing technology, bringing us closer to a cure.

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