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Can Cancer Treatments Pave the Way to a Cure for HIV?

An Interview With Professor Sharon Lewin

Dr. Lewin speaks at the Towards an HIV Cure Symposium, Durban, South Africa, July 2016 (Credit: International AIDS Society/Steve Forrest/Workers' Photos)
Dr. Lewin speaks at the Towards an HIV Cure Symposium, Durban, South Africa, July 2016International AIDS Society/Steve Forrest/Workers' Photos
    (Left to right): Giulio Maria Corbelli, Sharon Lewin, Françoise Barré-Sinoussi, Anthony Fauci, Jintanat Ananworanich, and Steven Deeks at the Towards an HIV Cure Press Conference, Durban, South Africa, July 2016 (Credit: International AIDS Society/Steve F
    (Left to right): Giulio Maria Corbelli, Sharon Lewin, Françoise Barré-Sinoussi, Anthony Fauci, Jintanat Ananworanich, and Steven Deeks at the Towards an HIV Cure Press Conference, Durban, South Africa, July 2016International AIDS Society/Steve Forrest/Workers' Photos
    In cancer you're going after these few cells that are left so the cancer won't come back and in HIV you're trying to reach the few persistent cells that are latently infected.
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    There's a shift now into developing and focusing on long-term immune control, not just attacking the reservoir and reducing how much virus persists.
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