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Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) attacks the body's immune system; left untreated it can lead to the AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome).
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0 HIV remission achieved in second patient ever

A second individual has achieved sustained remission from HIV-1 after ceasing antiretroviral treatment, according to researchers from University College London. Following a hematopoietic stem cell transplant and chemotherapy the patient has had undetectable viral loads for 18 months.

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