New Insights into HIV Vaccine

A potential HIV vaccine showed promise four years ago against the virus that causes AIDS, but it fell short of providing the broad protection necessary to stem the spread of disease.

Now researchers — led by Duke Medicine and including team members from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases of the National Institutes of Health, the U.S. Military HIV Research Program and the Thailand Ministry of Health — have gained additional insights into the workings of the vaccine that …