Study Models How the Immune System Might Evolve to Conquer HIV (PLOS Genetics)

By Katherine Unger Baillie, courtesy of the University of Pennsylvania It has remained frustratingly difficult to develop a vaccine for HIV/AIDS, in part because the virus, once in our bodies, rapidly reproduces and evolves to escape being killed by the immune system. “The viruses are constantly producing mutants that evade detection,” said Joshua Plotkin, a … Continue reading Study Models How the Immune System Might Evolve to Conquer HIV (PLOS Genetics)