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Some HIV Patients Show No Viral Rebound After Stopping Drugs

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September 17, 1999
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Rockefeller University
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An unusual group of HIV-infected patients who stopped taking antiviral drugs yet continued to suppress HIV replication may have somehow boosted their immune response against the virus by temporary therapy interruptions, researchers from the Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center at Rockefeller University report.

Immune response boosted by prior interruptions in therapy


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