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'You Can't Stand by and Watch People Die': The Woman Developing an HIV Vaccine

Since witnessing the beginnings of the HIV/AIDS crisis as a doctor in South Africa in the 1990s, Dr. Glenda Gray has dedicated her life to finding a way to stop it.
Gabby Bess

Watch Our HBO Special Report on the Fight to Cure AIDS, 'Countdown to Zero'

In it, VICE co-founders Shane Smith and Suroosh Alvi talk to the patients, policymakers, activists, clinicians, and researchers leading the international charge for an AIDS-free world.
VICE Staff

Robert Gallo's HIV Vaccine Has a Long Way to Go Before We Know If It Works

The man who discovered HIV says he's developed a vaccine. It's still years away, if it works at all.
Jason Koebler

A Person With Lupus Might Hold the Key to Developing An HIV Vaccine

The rare combination of autoimmune disorders has allowed her body to naturally fight HIV.
Jason Koebler
Motherboard Blog

We Can (Kinda) Prevent Drug Users from Getting HIV

Researchers call it pre-exposure prophylaxis, and other than completely abstaning from shooting up it represents one of our best chances of fighting transmission of the disease.
Jason Koebler
Motherboard Blog

A New Vaccine Is Stopping Monkey HIV in Its Tracks

If 2012 is to be _the_ year of AIDS victory, where the virus comes crumbling down at the hands of medicine and giant brains in lab coats, we're off to a fantastic start. A vaccine tested on monkeys has been found to be 80-percent effective in...
Michael Byrne