A vial of HIV-positive blood is displayed by a nurse in an infectious diseases hospital in Moscow, in this file photo. Photo: AFP

All traces of HIV vanish from ‘London patient’ in second such case, raising hopes of Aids cure

  • The case is a proof of the concept that scientists hope will one day be able to end Aids
  • The breakthrough comes 12 years after Timothy Brown, the so-called ‘Berlin patient’, became the first person cured of HIV
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A vial of HIV-positive blood is displayed by a nurse in an infectious diseases hospital in Moscow, in this file photo. Photo: AFP
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