AIDS is caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which originated in
non-human primates in Central and West Africa. While various sub-groups of ...
The history of the HIV and AIDS epidemic began in illness, fear and death.
However, the development of highly effective antiretroviral drugs represented a
The history of the domestic AIDS epidemic began in illness, fear, and death—but
we conclude those 30 years with hope. This timeline highlights milestones of ...
Between 1976 and 1982, Dr. Robert C. Gallo (now Director of the Institute of
Human Virology) and his co-workers discovered the world's first two known
amfAR issues its first HIV/AIDS Treatment Directory. ... And the Band Played On,
a history of the AIDS epidemic by reporter Randy Shilts, is published. band.
Feb 2, 2014 ... HIV/AIDS is a relatively newly discovered illness. Other infections like malaria,
plague, leprosy, tuberculosis, measles and cholera have ...
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) of humans is caused by two
lentiviruses, human immunodeficiency viruses types 1 and 2 (HIV-1 and HIV-2).
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Gay men have been heavily impacted by HIV/AIDS since the beginning of the
epidemic. Gay men have helped lead the way towards creating high standards of
Most people believe that the origin of HIV, the AIDS virus, derives from some
natural evolutionary event. Key among these HIV origin theories is the so called “