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Researchers Report New Case of Spontaneous HIV Cure

Researchers Report New Case of Spontaneous HIV Cure

Groundbreaking study by amfAR-funded researchers and colleagues finds no trace of HIV able to replicate after exhaustive search.

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Innovations Fall 2021

Check out the latest in amfAR research, policy, and more in our semiannual newsletter, Innovations—out now!

amfAR GALA Los Angeles

Jeremy Scott, TikTok Honored

Gala also featured special tribute to amfAR Trustee Arlen Andelson and standout performances by OneRepublic and Bebe Rexha.

amfAR Awards New Gene Therapy Grants

amfAR Awards New Gene Therapy Grants

Researchers are pioneering gene therapy approaches to target and eliminate the HIV reservoir.


NIH Renews Support for TREAT Asia

The five-year $14.5 million award will support efforts to integrate clinical care and research and target vulnerable communities.



HIV Research: Paving the Way to COVID Vaccines

The rapid development of COVID vaccines would not have been possible without innovative foundations developed through HIV vaccine research.


U.S. Sees Progress on HIV, Room for Improvement

CDC reports show “hopeful signs of progress,” including 8% decline in new HIV infections from 2015 to 2019.

Other News and Features

End Inequalities. End AIDS. End Pandemics.
End Inequalities. End AIDS. End Pandemics.

Communities across the U.S. and world observe World AIDS Day on December 1.

Ongina December Charity Livestream
Ongina and Friends to Support amfAR’s Livestream Fundraiser

Celebrity drag performer Ongina and several of her friends will participate in amfAR’s December Charity Livestream Campaign. Please join us as every gift will be matched, up to $50,000!

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We are constantly gathering new information to keep you up to date on the intersection between HIV and COVID-19. The hard-won lessons of HIV research are informing the race to find effective treatments and a vaccine for COVID-19.


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