CURE TO HIV/AIDS: ON THE VERGE OF BEEN DISVOVERWD BY SOUTH-AFRICAN SCIENTIST 

A new vaccine against HIV, the virus that causes Aids, is being tested in South Africa in what scientists say is that, the first large study of an HIV vaccine’s effectiveness since 2009.Experts hope the vaccine will be “the final nail in the coffin” for HIV.

According to the United Nations, more than 30 million people have died from Aids since the 1980s.Recent breakthroughs in anti-retroviral treatments have improved the lifespan of Aids patients.However, the only effective prevention remains abstinence or the use of barrier methods such as condoms during sexual intercourse.

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