Dec 17th, 2010
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...
Dec 14th, 2010
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...