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Mayo Clinic, Abbott Labs, Artus


Mayo Clinic Team Identifies Genetic Mutation Linked to Apoptosis in HIV

Researchers at the Mayo Clinic said they have identified a gene mutation that impairs the apoptotic ability of the HIV virus. What’s more, the scientists claim that the mutation, found in a gene called Vpr, plays a “central role” in determining which patients will eventually develop full-blown AIDS.

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