Benefit # 8 (of 71) of the California Stem Cell Program: “Battling AIDS”

A member of the California stem cell program’s board of directors, and San Francisco County Supervisor Jeff Sheehy is a tall, broad-shouldered man, ... read more

Meet the only person to be cured of HIV

Meet Timothy Ray Brown, also known as the “Berlin Patient.” He’s the only person in history who has been treated successfully for HIV—and ... read more

Clinical Trials for HIV/AIDS

Thanks to funding from Proposition 71, California’s $3 billion investment in stem cell research, and the state funding entity it created, the ... read more

Using your own cells to cure HIV & AIDS

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VIDEO: How HIV Can Be Treated With Stem Cells

How is stem cell research changing the lives of patients with HIV/AIDS? Find out how stem cell research at City of Hope, USC and Sangamo Biosciences, ... read more

How can stem cells help treat or cure HIV/AIDS?

HIV/AIDS weakens the immune system. Stem cell approaches involve removing HIV+ patients’ blood-forming stem cells—which eventually become all the ... read more