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Global Scientific Strategy Towards an Cure to be Presented at Pre-conference Symposium

Posted 20 July 2012, 04:53 A, by Conference Secretariat

By Marie-Capucine Penicaud, Towards an HIV Cure project manager

On 20 and 21 July, in the lead-up to AIDS 2012,theInternational AIDS Society (IAS) will convene a basic and clinical science symposium presenting the Global Scientific Strategy Towards an Cure.

The strategy was launched today by the IAS and its partners, following publication in Nature Reviews Immunology, amid renewed optimism from the world´s leading HIV/AIDS scientists that the future prospects for finding an HIV cure are increasing.  

The symposium programme is articulated around the seven key priority research areas identified by a group of 34 leading HIV scientists and clinicians to develop the Global Scientific Strategy (see table). More...