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Sonagachi Sex Workers Stymie HIV

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Science  23 Apr 2004:
Vol. 304, Issue 5670, pp. 506
DOI: 10.1126/science.304.5670.506

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KOLKATA-- Sex workers here have formed a union that has been featured in the international media and celebrated as a "model" effort in controlling the spread of HIV/AIDS by the World Health Organization.