Jefferson Exchange | May 28, 2014 | 9:00
Wed May 28, 2014
The Berlin HIV Patients: "Cured"
Here's a pair of terms medical science has long sought to put in the same sentence: HIV and cure.
Not only sought, but succeeded.
Two men identified as "The Berlin Patients" received treatments that banished the Human Immunodeficiency Virus from their bodies.
Nathalia Holt, herself a research scientist working on HIV, tells the story of the two men and their treatments in Cured.