The Quest for an HIV Vaccine: Some Progress Despite Major Challenges

Nov. 16, 2020

"HIV remains one of the defining epidemics of our generation," according to Dr. Dan H. Barouch, M.D., Ph.D., in the ASM podcast "Meet the Microbiologist: HIV Vaccines with Dan Barouch." Currently, more than 36 million people are infected, and nearly 2 million new infections occur annually. "Vaccines are historically the way viral epidemics are definitively ended," said Barouch, who is a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and director of the Center for

Author: David C. Holzman

David C. Holzman
David C. Holzman, an award winning science and medical writer, has been writing for ASM since 1994.

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