Outlook: HIV/AIDS

Vol. 466, No. 7304 suppl. ppS3-S22


In this supplement

The miraculous drugs that keep so many HIV-positive individuals alive have blunted the urgency with which people talk about the AIDS epidemic. Even so, there is a renaissance afoot in HIV/AIDS research, with renewed focus on a cure, more powerful drugs and innovative approaches to prevention.




Apoorva Mandavilli

Nature 466, S1 (15 July 2010) doi:10.1038/466S1a

On high alert

Emma Marris

Nature 466, S2—S3 (15 July 2010) doi:10.1038/nature09234

Learning from the elite

Bijal Trivedi

Nature 466, S4 (15 July 2010) doi:10.1038/nature09235

The primate connection

Bijal Trivedi

Nature 466, S5 (15 July 2010) doi:10.1038/nature09236

Dancing with an escape artist

Sarah DeWeerdt

Nature 466, S6—S7 (15 July 2010) doi:10.1038/nature09237

Tiny steps towards an HIV vaccine

Cassandra Willyard

Nature 466, S8 (15 July 2010) doi:10.1038/nature09238

Joining forces

Cassandra Willyard

Nature 466, S9—S10 (15 July 2010) doi:10.1038/nature09239

The outlook for a cure

Virginia Hughes

Nature 466, S11—S13 (15 July 2010) doi:10.1038/nature09240

Forgotten lessons

Paroma Basu

Nature 466, S14—S15 (15 July 2010) doi:10.1038/nature09241

Developing solutions

T. V. Padma

Nature 466, S16—S17 (15 July 2010) doi:10.1038/nature09242

Fighting the monster

Amy Maxmen

Nature 466, S18—S19 (15 July 2010) doi:10.1038/nature09243

Grassroots initiatives

Amy Maxmen

Nature 466, S20 (15 July 2010) doi:10.1038/nature09244

A call for collaboration

Unmesh Kher

Nature 466, S21—S22 (15 July 2010) doi:10.1038/nature09245




AIDS research must link to local policy

Salim S. Abdool Karim & Quarraisha Abdool Karim

Nature 463, 733—734 (11 February 2010) doi:10.1038/463733a


Public database for HIV drug resistance in southern Africa

Tulio de Oliveira, Robert W. Shafer & Christopher Seebregts

Nature 464, 673 (1 April 2010) doi:10.1038/464673c


Is the high virulence of HIV-1 an unfortunate coincidence of primate lentiviral evolution?

Frank Kirchhoff

Nature Reviews Microbiology 7, 467—476 (23 March 2009) doi:10.1038/nrmicro2111


HIV-1 exploits innate signaling by TLR8 and DC-SIGN for productive infection of dendritic cells

Sonja I Gringhuis et al.

Nature Immunology 11, 419—426 (2010) doi:10.1038/ni.1858


Retroviral intasome assembly and inhibition of DNA strand transfer

Stephen Hare, Saumya Shree Gupta, Eugene Valkov, Alan Engelman & Peter Cherepanov

Nature 464, 232—236 (11 March 2010) doi:10.1038/nature08784