amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

amfAR plays a vital role in AIDS research, identifying critical gaps in our knowledge of HIV and AIDS, and supporting groundbreaking studies that often lack the preliminary data required by more traditional funders.

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Institute Launched with $20 Million Grant

Headquartered at the University of California, San Francisco, the amfAR Institute represents an exciting new collaboration in the search for a cure for HIV.

A New Take on an Old Vaccine Idea

A New Take on an Old Vaccine Idea

Dr. Steve Deeks of UCSF and the amfAR Institute for HIV Cure Research talks about the potential role of vaccines in the development of a cure for HIV.


Breaking a “Vicious Circle”

Controlling HIV Reservoirs by Targeting Inflammation


Let’s Give the Epidemic an Epic Ending

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

Cure Matters: Conversations with Leading HIV Researchers

Progress, Plans, and the Prospects for a Cure

Researchers deliver community update at 2015 amfAR HIV Cure Summit


amfAR’s Cure Consortium

The amfAR Research Consortium on HIV Eradication, or ARCHE, is enabling teams of researchers to collaborate.