At the time, however, the tools to remove HIV DNA from human cells without harming the human genome weren’t available. Could CRISPR/Cas9 also remove HIV DNA from infected cells and eliminate the infection for good? Still, like conventional ART, LASER ART can never completely cure HIV. In a series of studies, the researchers tested LASER ART and CRISPR/Cas9, both alone and in combination. Links:HIV/AIDS (National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH)HIV Treatment: The Basics (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)Fast Facts (HIV.gov)Global Statistics (HIV.gov)Kamel Khalili (Temple University, Philadelphia, PA)Howard Gendelman (University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha)NIH Support: National Institute of Mental Health; National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke; National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; National Institute on Aging; National Institute on Drug Abuse; Common Fund
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