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HIV and AIDS Science
The science of how HIV affects the body
To understand how Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) affects the human body, researchers have spent time studying the virus using both humans and animals for trials.
Learning about HIV and AIDS science can start with understanding the virus' behaviour and life cycle, and the connection between HIV and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS).
This knowledge will make it easy to grasp other aspects of HIV and AIDS science such as HIV strains/types, viral load, antiretrovirals, HIV prevention methods, HIV treatment and vaccine development, among others.