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Potential AIDS Cure, Discovered By Australian Medical Researchers, Modifies HIV Protein 

Scientists working in a medical research facility in Australia say they may have discovered a therapy to potentially cure AIDS.
Researchers at the Queensland Institute of Medical Research, led by Associate Professor Dr. David Harrich, say they have developed a form of gene therapy that turns the HIV protein against itself and ultimately stops it from replicating, according to the Australian Times.
Chris just sent this. How thrilling. Let us pray that it works. And let us never forget the multitudes lost to this deadly virus. In the case of the people I knew in the eighties, many of the most talented of Canada’s theatre community, young, full of energy and vision, gone. 



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