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.


amfAR Announces $100 Million Investment Strategy

Plan Includes $20 Million, Five-Year Grant to Establish and Fund a Cure-Focused HIV/AIDS Research Institute

Through the Countdown to a Cure initiative, amfAR will invest $100 million in cure-focused research.

Picking Up the Pace of Cure Research

amfAR launches initiative aimed at finding a cure for AIDS by 2020


The View from the Summit

Leading amfAR-funded researchers gathered in New York City to report on progress toward an HIV/AIDS cure.

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Better Tools Needed to Reach a Cure

Accurately measuring the size of reservoirs of persistent HIV remains one of the most formidable technological challenges standing in the way of a cure.


Harnessing the Power of Antibodies

amfAR supports promising new “kick and kill” study


amfAR’s Cure Consortium

Now in its fifth year, the amfAR Research Consortium on HIV Eradication, or ARCHE, is enabling teams of researchers around the world to collaborate on a cure.