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Bone marrow transplant cure AIDS?

Interesting article on AIDS "cure".

Did a Bone Marrow Transplant Cure a Cancer Patient of AIDS?

A 42-year-old man who had both leukemia and AIDS received a bone marrow transplant — a common, late-stage treatment for that type of cancer. His doctor selected a bone marrow donor who had a rare genetic mutation that renders people virtually immune to HIV. The transplant appeared to cure the patient of AIDS.

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