Model analyzes how viruses escape the immune system

Using this computational system, researchers can identify viral protein sequences that could make better vaccine targets.

Anne Trafton | MIT News Office • mit
Jan. 14, 2021 ~8 min

HIV genome bends over backwards to help virus take over cells

Differently shaped RNA molecules allow HIV to express different genes from the same RNA sequence.

Eva Frederick | Whitehead Institute • mit
May 11, 2020 ~9 min

New drug capsule may allow weekly HIV treatment | MIT News

Replacing daily pills with a weekly regimen could help patients stick to their dosing schedule.

Anne Trafton | MIT News Office • mit
Jan. 9, 2018 ~7 min

Course helps girls in Botswana avoid HIV and “sugar daddies” | MIT News

Youth-to-youth program teaches girls about the increased odds of contracting HIV from older men.

Rob Matheson | MIT News Office • mit
Oct. 25, 2017 ~8 min

Senior Kristen Finney and GlobeMed lend a helping hand | MIT News

MIT students partner with a clinic in Togo to improve health care for HIV/AIDS patients.

Catherine Curro Caruso | MIT News correspondent • mit
Oct. 13, 2015 ~7 min

Targeting DNA | MIT News

Protein-based sensor could detect viral infection or kill cancer cells.

Anne Trafton | MIT News Office • mit
Sept. 21, 2015 ~6 min

Seeking rare cells | MIT News

Christopher Love uses microscale technology to isolate rare cells, yielding insight into human disease.

Anne Trafton | MIT News Office • mit
June 17, 2015 ~7 min

Evaluating strategies for HIV vaccination | MIT News

Study yields insight into generating antibodies that target different strains of HIV.

Anne Trafton | MIT News Office • mit
Feb. 6, 2015 ~8 min