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The 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded to Charles M. Rice, a researcher at Rockefeller University, ASM member and Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology; Harvey Alter, an investigator at the NIH and Michael Houghton, a researcher at the University of Alberta for their discovery of hepatitis C virus.
ASM empowers microbial scientists from around the globe to make the world a better place using One Health approaches.
Drug Resistance and Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Breakthrough Infections Threaten Goals to End the HIV/AIDS Epidemic
HIV positive individuals who go undiagnosed or untreated, resistance to antiretroviral drugs and breakthrough infections in those taking pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) are complicating the path to achieving the UNAIDS 95:95:95 goal.