Novel AIDS therapies based on gene editing

  title={Novel AIDS therapies based on gene editing},
  author={Kamel Khalili and Martyn K. White and Jeffrey M. Jacobson},
  journal={Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences},
HIV/AIDS remains a major public health issue. In 2014, it was estimated that 36.9 million people are living with HIV worldwide, including 2.6 million children. Since the advent of combination antiretroviral therapy (cART), in the 1990s, treatment has been so successful that in many parts of the world, HIV has become a chronic condition in which progression to AIDS has become increasingly rare. However, while people with HIV can expect to live a normal life span with cART, lifelong medication is… CONTINUE READING