Gero Hütter

By benim
In Health
Jun 5th, 2011
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Sunday marks 30 years since the first AIDS cases were reported in the United States. And this anniversary brings fresh hope for something many had come to think was impossible: finding a cure.   The example is Timothy Ray Brown of San Francisco, the first person in the world apparently cured of ...
By benim
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Dec 17th, 2010
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When Victor Maldonado heard German researchers claim they had cured a man of HIV with a bone marrow transplant, he said his reaction was “guarded optimism.” “Everyone is curious and heartened by news about a possible cure, but by no means is anyone swinging from the chandeliers,R...
By benim
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Dec 14th, 2010
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On the heels of World AIDS Day comes a stunning medical breakthrough: Doctors believe an HIV-positive man who underwent a stem cell transplant has been cured as a result of the procedure. Timothy Ray Brown, also known as the “Berlin Patient,” received the transplant in 2007 as part of a l...