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Join amfAR Epic Allies with a sustaining contribution of $15 or more, and you’ll receive an exclusive amfAR tote bag designed by Jean Paul Gaultier.

Renewed Funding for Bioengineering Projects

Renewed Funding for Bioengineering Projects

amfAR has awarded $1 million in phase II funding for projects applying cutting-edge technologies to HIV cure research.


Tracking the Opioid Epidemic

A new amfAR online database provides a window into the deadly opioid epidemic unfolding across every American’s backyard.

Human Impact

Lives on the Line

The Human Impact of Proposed Cuts to Global HIV Funding


Let’s Give the Epidemic an Epic Ending

Our goal is to develop the scientific basis for a cure by the end of 2020.

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amfAR’s Epic Voices

What would a cure mean for the millions of people living with HIV today?


Celebrating 25 Years

The gala featured performances by Sting & Shaggy, Grace Jones, Jason Derulo and Ellie Goulding, and a stunning fashion show curated by Carine Roitfeld.


Other News and Features

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amfAR’s Epic Ride to Life Ball

amfAR and LIFE+ Collaborate on Motorcycle Rally to Mark 25th Edition of Life Ball

amfAR featured in New York Times Editorial

“An Opioid Crisis Foretold” chronicles the history of the country’s opioid epidemic, describes the challenges in making addiction treatment more accessible to those need it, and notes the similarities to the response to HIV/AIDS at the height of the epidemic.

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Innovations: May 2018

The latest edition of amfAR’s biannual newsletter covers research, policy, TREAT Asia, and event news, and includes a special tribute to Dr. Mathilde Krim.

Time Magazine Highlights amfAR’s Work to Find HIV Cure

amfAR-funded scientists reveal how they are trying to eliminate the HIV reservoir.


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