New cure found for HIV virus?

Scientists have discovered new vulnerable site on the HIV virus that can be attacked by human antibodies in a way that neutralizes the infectivity of a wide variety of HIV strains.

HIV: Risk factors, symptoms and diagnosis

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) is a life threatening virus that cause Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) in humans leading to failure of immune system.

New breakthrough brings HIV cure closer to reality

Researchers have used radio immunotherapy (RIT) to destroy remaining human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected cells in the blood samples of patients treated with antiretroviral therapy, offering the promise of a strategy for curing HIV infection.

Studies in monkeys may be next step in search for HIV cure

A powerful infusion of HIV-fighting antibodies beat back a potent form of the virus in monkeys and kept it at bay for weeks, U.S. government scientists and a team led by Harvard University found, offering a potential next step in the battle against human HIV.

Baby`s HIV cure not a fluke: US researchers

A little girl who was treated for HIV shortly after birth still shows no sign of infection at age three, suggesting her apparent cure was not a fluke, US researchers said Wednesday.

Scientists on brink of a cure for HIV?

A breakthrough for HIV may come "within months", claim Danish researchers, who are testing a new and cheaper technique to strip the deadly virus from human DNA and destroy it permanently.

HIV-infected baby `functionally cured` for the first time

Scientists in the US have claimed that a baby born with the AIDS virus appears to have been cured.

Why HIV cure remains elusive

A new study has shed light on why the researchers have failed to develop a cure and new treatments for HIV.

Progress, no big breakthrough, in hunt for HIV cure

A major stumbling block is the fact that HIV lies low in pools or reservoirs of latent infection that even powerful drugs cannot reach.