A group of scientists at the University of Alabama at Birminham has discovered the source of the HIV virus — infected chimpanzees in west Africa. It’s thought that humans may have become infected with HIV while killing the chimpanzees for food. A panel talks about the implications of this step forward in the battle against AIDS.


  • Dr. Anthony Fauci Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH
  • Larry Arthur AIDS vaccine researcher at the National Cancer Institute


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