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Our Research Roadmap

Four key questions that need to be answered in order to achieve a cure.

To the Ends of the Earth for AIDS Research

To the Ends of the Earth for AIDS Research

Swedish explorer Johan Ernst Nilson has raised thousands of dollars for amfAR through adventure packages auctioned off at benefit events.


New amfAR Grants Bring Bioengineering to Bear

An new round of innovative cure-focused research grants pairs leading bioengineers with established HIV scientists.

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The Future of U.S. Support for Global Progress on HIV/AIDS

The TREAT Asia Report Interview: Rachelle Johnson, global public affairs expert at the Podesta Group, Washington DC

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March 25, 2017

Third annual Hong Kong Gala features top-flight entertainment, live auction, cocktails and dinner. Honoring Pansy Ho.



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Gene-Editing Technology: A Game Changer for HIV Cure Research?

Researchers from the University of California, San Francisco, and its affiliated Gladstone Institutes, are using a cutting-edge gene-editing tool known as CRISPR to identify mutations that make immune cells resistant to HIV.




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amfAR-Funded HIV Scholars Program Featured in AIDS and Behavior Supplement

amfAR has partnered with the University of Pittsburgh to produce a supplement to the journal AIDS and Behavior devoted to the HIV Scholars Program at the University’s Center for LGBT Health Research.

Other News and Features

Empowering Women with HIV: An Interview with Activist Naina Khanna
Empowering Women with HIV: An Interview with Activist Naina Khanna

We spoke with the executive director of Positive Women’s Network – USA (PWN-USA), a national organization that advocates for local, state, and federal policies and programs for women living with HIV.

The Time is Now
The Time Is Now!

A collection of classic hits from the 1980s featuring Sugar for Sugar (with Scarlett Johansson), Aloe Blacc, Theophilus London, and many more was created specifically to benefit amfAR.

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Countdown to a Cure Timepiece

amfAR's Milestone Partner, Harry Winston, Inc., is launching a limited-edition Countdown to a Cure timepiece to benefit the Foundation's efforts to develop a cure for HIV.


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