Vaccine made from HIV fragments bolsters immune response

Joyce, Christopher
June 1991
New Scientist;6/22/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1774, p24
Reveals that experiments have indicated that the immune systems of people infected with HIV may be bolstered by vaccinations with a fragment of the virus. Possible effect of HIV's protein coat on the immune system; Vaccine developed by MicroGeneSys; Safety trials of the vaccine in uninfected volunteers; The trial in HIV positive people conducted at Walter Reed Army Institute of Research in Washington, D.C.; More.


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