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.

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Interview: Dr. Daniel Douek

amfAR’s Scientific Advisory Committee Chair on his new role, his research interests, and the prospects for curing 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.