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Shooting for the Moon With Drugs

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Science  19 Jul 1996:
Vol. 273, Issue 5273, pp. 302
DOI: 10.1126/science.273.5273.302b


Vancouver, British Columbia—The 11th International Conference on AIDS featured several studies aimed at determining whether treatments with combinations of drugs can eradicate HIV from people with very early infections. Preliminary results show promise, but reaching the goal is far from a sure thing.