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UCLA AIDS Institute Center For Aids Research


From the earliest days of the AIDS pandemic, UCLA has been at the forefront of HIV research.
UCLA researchers were the first to describe why early AIDS drugs failed; demonstrate clearance of HIV from an infected infant; identify, clone, and characterize HIV in the brain. 

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Committed to the Eradication of HIV Infection Worldwide Through Research and Clinical Care

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Vault nanoparticles engineered at UCLA show promise for cancer treatment and possible HIV cure


A multidisciplinary team of scientists from UCLA and Stanford University has used a naturally occurring nanoparticle called a vault to create a novel drug delivery system that could lead to advances in the treatment of cancer and HIV.
Their findings could lead to cancer treatments that are more effective with smaller doses and to therapies that could potentially eradicate the HIV virus.

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30 Years of AIDS at UCLA

Three Decades of cutting-edge research and state-of-the-art clinical care, as recalled by one of the univeristy's pioneer investigators


Reflections on the UCLA CARE Center's Last 20 Years. 


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