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What is the three pronged approach to prevention of HIV transmission?

1. Safe sex
2. Tenovir- anti-HIV drug used in lube
3. Prophylactic ART protects noninfected partner and fetus


Is there hope for a vaccine in the future?

Yes by using a broadly neutralizing antibody that can block infection by almost all HIV strains and mutant forms


What kills more people according to the wold statistics in 2012: Seasonal influenze or AIDS?