Microbial Minutes: Vaccine and HIV Cure Edition

March 12, 2019

What's hot in the microbial sciences? ASM summarizes microbiology news and reports in Microbial Minutes, a weekly news roundup. Watch the YouTube session for summaries and major findings, and read the reports and news coverage for yourself below. What should we highlight next time? Leave a suggestion in our comments section!

A Second Patient has been Cured of HIV


Gupta R.K. et al. HIV-1 Remission Following CCR5∆32/∆32 Haematopoietic Stem-Cell Transplantation. Nature. March 5 2019.

A Comprehensive, Longitudinal Study Finds No Correlation between Vaccination and Autism

Hviid A. et al. Measles, Mumps, Rubella Vaccination and Autism: A Nationwide Cohort Study. Annals of Internal Medicine. March 5 2019.

Author: Julie Wolf, Ph.D.

Julie Wolf, Ph.D.
Dr. Julie Wolf is in science communications at Indie Bio, and is a former ASM employee.