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A Gene Therapy Revolution

A Gene Therapy Revolution?

New amfAR gene therapy grants awarded as FDA panel recommends approval of first ever gene therapy-based treatment in the U.S.



What would a cure mean for the millions of people living with HIV today?


Tracking the Opioid Epidemic

A new amfAR online database provides a window into the deadly opioid epidemic unfolding across every American’s backyard.

An intriguing new finding has the scientific community abuzz

A Marker of Latently Infected Cells?

An intriguing new finding has the scientific community abuzz

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Our Research Roadmap

Four key questions that need to be answered in order to achieve a cure.


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Kiehl's 8th Annual LifeRide for amfAR
Kiehl's 8th Annual LifeRide for amfAR

The eighth annual Kiehl’s LifeRide for amfAR will kick off in Minneapolis, MN, on Monday, July 31, 2017. The week-long initiative will raise funds for HIV/AIDS research while calling attention to the HIV epidemic among youth.

Making AIDS History: A Roadmap for Ending the Epidemic

A substantial cut in U.S. funding for lifesaving HIV/AIDS programs in the U.S. and around the world would seriously jeopardize the significant progress made thus far in the fight against the epidemic, according to the Members of Congress and government, scientific and public health leaders who convened at the amfAR Capitol Hill conference.

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Countdown to a Cure Timepiece

amfAR's Milestone Partner, Harry Winston, Inc., is launching a limited-edition Countdown to a Cure timepiece to benefit the Foundation's efforts to develop a cure for HIV.


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