Keyword: Aids

France to lift ban on blood donations from gay men

French health minister says 32-year-old ban to avid AIDS transmission will be lifted in 2016 but will be conditional to sexual abstinence.

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French teen's remission from AIDS prompts largest-ever trial for cure

The 18 year-old, infected at birth, spent 12 years without treatment for the now-dormant virus which necessitates no drugs to keep it subdued.

Pioneering French Aids specialist urges caution over cured HIV baby

Two prominent HIV specialists in France are urging caution over the announcement that a baby born with HIV in the US has been cured.