Stem cell and gene therapy scientist talks about finding a cure for HIV

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Hans-Peter Kiem, M.D, Ph.D.

Hans-Pier Kiem, a world-renowned pioneer in stem-cell and gene therapy, discusses the science, treatments, and prospective cures for HIV and AIDS in this interview.  Drawing on his extensive work at the Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center in Seattle, Kiem shares insights into the cellular structure of the HIV virus, and its impact on the immune system, and discusses anti-viral therapies, stem cell translate treatments, and gene mutation technologies. He particularly highlights the impact of Timothy Ray Brown, the first person cured of AIDS.

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