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Goal of Ending AIDS Gains Traction

Science  15 Nov 2013:
Vol. 342, Issue 6160, pp. 786-787
DOI: 10.1126/science.342.6160.786

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A prominent and diverse group of researchers, funders, and advocates gathered for 3 days in San Francisco for a conference that had a most provocative title: "What Will it Take to Achieve an AIDS-free World?" The meeting both affirmed the value of this aspiration and that science has delivered the necessary tools, but many practical, financial, and social obstacles stand in the way.