A pivotal trial for a vaccine against HIV has launched in South Africa. Scientists said that if it's successful, it could change the course of the pandemic. Results are expected in 2020.
Berlin startup ImmunoLogik has identified an active agent that helps patients who have developed a resistance against standard HIV treatment therapies.
Peter Steudtner is a modest, reserved man, more interested in non-violent conciliation than terrorism, say his friends. DW profiles the German activist currently on trial for terrorism charges in Turkey.
A landmark HIV vaccine trial was launched in South Africa on the eve of World AIDS Day on December 1. Scientists hope it will help eradicate the disease.
South Africa's sexual offense statistics are alarming. A high-profile court case sparked a national debate about rape culture as well as the formation of a group that is fighting for justice for survivors.
© 2017 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version