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Immunodeficiency (or immune deficiency) is a state in which the immune system's ability to fight infectious disease is compromised or entirely absent.

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Scientists reverse HIV latency, take major scientific step toward curative therapies

Scientists reverse HIV latency, take major scientific step toward curative therapies

New HIV infections among gay and bisexual men in the UK fall by 71 percent

New HIV infections among gay and bisexual men in the UK fall by 71 percent

Lymphopenia may hint a higher risk of future illness, death

Lymphopenia may hint a higher risk of future illness, death

Timing is key: preventing infant SHIV infection by PEP

Timing is key: preventing infant SHIV infection by PEP

Combination of two antibiotics eradicates latent tuberculosis in macaques

Combination of two antibiotics eradicates latent tuberculosis in macaques

High HIV infection rates attributed to transgender community's social stigmatization and isolation

High HIV infection rates attributed to transgender community's social stigmatization and isolation

Expansion of HIV treatment eligibility leads to large increase in ART initiation among youth

Expansion of HIV treatment eligibility leads to large increase in ART initiation among youth

Study: Spleen and gut lymph nodes may serve as reservoir replication sites for HIV virus

Study: Spleen and gut lymph nodes may serve as reservoir replication sites for HIV virus

Many women in Europe are diagnosed at late stage of HIV infection

Many women in Europe are diagnosed at late stage of HIV infection

Sanitization error might possibly have exposed hundreds to HIV at Indiana hospital

Sanitization error might possibly have exposed hundreds to HIV at Indiana hospital

New way to thwart HIV infection at early stages

New way to thwart HIV infection at early stages

Cochrane review provides information on HPV vaccines and dose schedules in young women, men

Cochrane review provides information on HPV vaccines and dose schedules in young women, men

Wound healing events in mucous tissues could guard against AIDS

Wound healing events in mucous tissues could guard against AIDS

Experimental vaccine elicits antibodies that can neutralize multiple HIV strains

Experimental vaccine elicits antibodies that can neutralize multiple HIV strains

UC Davis study identifies mechanism to rapidly repair leaky gut in monkeys with SIV infections

UC Davis study identifies mechanism to rapidly repair leaky gut in monkeys with SIV infections

Study finds fewer new cases of HCV in HIV-negative men who have sex with PrEP-using men

Study finds fewer new cases of HCV in HIV-negative men who have sex with PrEP-using men

New strain of HIV discovered and sequenced

New strain of HIV discovered and sequenced

New model could predict response of HIV-infected individuals to cancer immunotherapy

New model could predict response of HIV-infected individuals to cancer immunotherapy

Three UCLA researchers receive multimillion-dollar grant from state's stem cell agency

Three UCLA researchers receive multimillion-dollar grant from state's stem cell agency

Syphilis rates in patients with kidney failure found to be greater than general population

Syphilis rates in patients with kidney failure found to be greater than general population