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September 18, 2019 - 2:57 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Lawyers for two Air Force members who are HIV-positive have urged a federal appeals court to uphold an injunction that prevents the Trump administration from continuing with discharge proceedings against them. The Department of Defense is appealing a ruling by a judge who found...
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Nina Martinez of Atlanta is wheeled into a Baltimore operating room to become who is thought to be the world’s first kidney transplant living donor with HIV. (Johns Hopkins Medicine via AP)
(Johns Hopkins Medicine via AP)
March 28, 2019 - 3:21 pm
By LAURAN NEERGAARD AP Medical Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Surgeons in Baltimore have performed what's thought to be the world's first kidney transplant from a living donor with HIV, a milestone for people with the AIDS virus — and one that could free up space on the transplant waiting list for...
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Timothy Ray Brown poses for a photograph, Monday, March 4, 2019, in Seattle. Brown, also known as the "Berlin patient," was the first person to be cured of HIV infection, more than a decade ago. (AP Photo/Manuel Valdes)
(AP Photo/Manuel Valdes)
March 05, 2019 - 11:36 am
By CARLA K. JOHNSON AP Medical Writer SEATTLE (AP) — A London man appears to be free of the AIDS virus after a stem cell transplant, the second success including the "Berlin patient," doctors reported. The therapy had an early success with Timothy Ray Brown, a U.S. man treated in Germany who is 12...
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