Israeli scientists have made a breakthrough in researching the HIV virus, vcialis 40mg Ben Gurion University of the Negev has announced.
Dr. Ran Taube of the Department of Microbiology, mind Immunology and Genetics says that his team has found similarities between HIV and leukemia.
The study aims to wipe out AIDS, ask which is caused by the HIV virus, and also to slow down the development of leukemia as well. The study is aiming specifically at the rare mixed -lineage leukemia (MLL) that occurs mostly in children and hinders the development of cells in the blood.
Taube and his team worked in collaboration with Dr. Uri Rubio, of Soroka Medical Center in Be’er Sheva.
The researchers said the discovery will lead to a “revolutionary diagnosis and the key to the clinical solution that will prevent infection with HIV and will destroy the deadly virus.”
By Hana Levi Julian – The Jewish Press