HIV image. Photo courtesy National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.

FREDERICK, Md. -- Recent scientific papers co-authored by researchers at the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research present novel discoveries about HIV and one similar infection from three fields of inquiry about the virus, all with the potential to further discoveries leading to prevention or treatment of HIV infection.

NHP Models- Medicine, Simian Immunodeficiency Virus (SIV), Simian/Human Immunodeficiency Virus (SHIV), FNL SHIVs, FNL Barcoded SIV, Analysis, Study Design

FREDERICK, Md. -- Scientists at the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases’ Vaccine Research Center, and a team of collaborators have filled a gap in HIV research by developing 38 new simian/human immunodeficiency viruses (SHIVs) for prevention and treatment studies. The viruses are available to the scientific community through the national laboratory’s AIDS and Cancer Virus Program (ACVP).

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