The meninges are layers of tissue which envelope the surface of the brain and spinal cord and carry a lot of the superficial vasculature which feeds the central nervous system. When these tissues become...
HIV Resistant Cells
Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) is a tricky bug. Our bodies use a barrage of immune mechanisms to combat bacteria, viruses and the like, but HIV-1 just happens to target one of the...
HIV Genome Mapped
I thought HIV's genome was mapped ages ago. Much to my surprise, one of the top medical headlines this past week was just this. I guess it's better late than never. Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)...