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Linking HIV and Stem Cells: Scientists marvel at timing of understanding both stem cell and HIV biology at the same time.
Video: Fascinating nexus linking stem cells and HIV: “The biology of stem cells and the biology of HIV came slamming together at the same time.” A CIRM speaker, Warner Greene, PhD. On video, first 2 minutes. https://www.cirm.ca.gov/our-progress/video/hiv-and-stem-cells-warner-greene-cirm-science-writers-seminar
HIV Particles Do Not Cause AIDS, Our Own Immune Cells Do
The virus turns host immune cells into suicide machines, using them to spread the virus and cause the progression from HIV to AIDS