Publication of the results of the first case of prolonged remission (12 years) in an HIV-infected child


Last July has been a researcher presented the case of a young woman who was HIV-infected at birth via mother-to-child transmission and spent 12 years in virological remission, despite not having taken any antiretroviral therapy. This first case of long-term remission in a child, monitored in the French ANRS pediatric cohort, is described in an article published on December 9, in The Lancet HIV, whose main author is Dr Asier Sáez-Cirión.

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