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Study Uses Advanced Gene-Sequencing Technologies To Track Viral Evolution Of HIV

Mutations in HIV that develop during the first few weeks of infection may play a critical role in undermining a successful early immune response, a finding that reveals the importance of vaccines targeting regions of the virus that are less likely to mutate...
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An Effective HIV Vaccine May Be Possible By Harnessing Immune Cells' Adaptability To Design

Health : Medical News Today (2 years ago)

In infected individuals, HIV mutates rapidly to escape recognition by immune cells. This process of continuous evolution is the main obstacle to natural immunity and the development of an effective vaccine. A new study published by ... Read Post

Study of antibody evolution charts course toward HIV vaccine

Health : Medical News Today (10 months ago)

In an advance for HIV vaccine research, a scientific team has discovered how the immune system makes a powerful antibody that blocks HIV infection of cells by targeting a site on the virus called V1V2. Many researchers believe that ... Read Post

Deeper view of HIV reveals impact of early mutations

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (3 years ago)

Mutations in HIV that develop during the first few weeks of infection may play a critical role in undermining a successful early immune response, a finding that reveals the importance of vaccines targeting regions of the virus that ... Read Post


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