amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

amfAR plays a vital role in AIDS research, identifying critical gaps in our knowledge of HIV and AIDS, and supporting groundbreaking studies that often lack the preliminary data required by more traditional funders.

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amfAR Intensifies Efforts to Cure HIV

More than $2 million awarded in new cure-focused research grants

The Top Cure Research Stories of 2013

The Top 13 in ‘13

A recap of the most important HIV cure research stories of 2013


Infusion of Funding for amfAR HIV Cure Consortium

New grants enable four teams of leading researchers to build on research momentum in collaborative effort to eradicate HIV


Children Continue to Start HIV Treatment too Late

A new study shows that the majority of children in lower-income countries do not start treatment before HIV severely weakens their immune systems.

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Child Cured of HIV

Groundbreaking case opens the door to exciting new lines of HIV cure research.


amfAR Ramps Up Investment in HIV Cure Research

$1.4 million in grants awarded to eight research teams will support pioneering studies in the search for a cure.

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A Cure for HIV/AIDS: Recent Breakthroughs and New Research Frontiers

An amfAR-hosted Capitol Hill briefing highlighted advances and challenges in cure research.