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
Aug 10, 2016 ... Since the 1980s, there has been a lot of debate around the origin of HIV. So
where did HIV and AIDS come from? Here we discuss evidence ...
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 ...
First American AIDS Clinic Opens. In September 1982, the CDC uses the term
acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) for ...
Scientists identified a type of chimpanzee in West Africa as the source of HIV
infection in ... For many years scientists theorized as to the origins of HIV and how
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
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) of humans is caused by two
lentiviruses, human immunodeficiency viruses types 1 and 2 (HIV-1 and HIV-2).
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 ...