The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) seen through a color-converted electron micrograph. | Lester V. Bergman/Getty Images

New HIV Strategy Aims to ‘Shock and Kill’ Dormant Virus

Antiretroviral drugs allow HIV-positive people to lead full and healthy lives, but a cure requires killing so-called latent HIV cells in the body.

Published On 05/15/2017
2:01 PM EDT