New AIDS cases, old fears

Rubin, Rita
December 1993
U.S. News & World Report;12/20/93, Vol. 115 Issue 24, p77
Focuses on two reported cases of one child infecting another with the AIDS virus. Spread of virus through a shared toothbrush and razor; Few documented cases of HIV transmission among household members; Precautions to take with blood; Rarity of the two cases that makes then newsworthy to scientists; Comments by Harold Jaffe of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Anthony Fauci of the Office of AIDS Research at the National Institutes of Health and others.


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