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HIV Eradicated: Bone Marrow Treatments Yield Potential Cure

HIV Eradicated: Bone Marrow Treatments Yield Potential Cure

Written by Sy Mukherjee

Two HIV-positive cancer patients who were taking antiretroviral drugs at the same time as they were undergoing bone marrow stem cell treatments appear to be free of the virus, researchers announced on Wednesday.

Doctors hesitate to call the development a definitive “cure” and are unsure if it can be replicated in the tens of millions of people with HIV and AIDS — but it does add to existing evidence that aggressive drug treatment is critical to killing off the virus and potentially eradicating the disease, since HIV drugs appear to be both curative and preventative in nature.

The patients in question were receiving chemotherapy that killed off their cancer-ridden bone marrow while simultaneously continuing anti-HIV drug regimens. The men continued taking the drugs as they received bone marrow stem cell transplants to help them regrow healthy, cancer-free tissue — and have been HIV-free for over three years since, even after discontinuing their treatment several weeks ago.

Researchers speculate that the cocktail of HIV drugs suppressed the virus enough that it was unable to transmit or replicate in the patients’ new, healthy bone marrow.

That suggests that early targeting of HIV doesn’t just kill individual infected cells but can prevent its spread, too.

In March, a two-and-a-half year old child born with HIV and 14 infected adults underwent aggressive rounds of initial HIV treatment to similar results as the cancer patients. The ten men and four women in the adult group haven’t had to take HIV drugs for between four and 10 years.

Furthermore, a major, first-of-its-kind study published in The Lancet in June found that drug addicts who took daily doses of HIV drugs were half as likely to get infected with the virus from sharing needles or unsafe sex practices as those who didn’t.

“This provides the totality of the evidence that the drugs used to treat the infection are also very effective at preventing it,” said Dr. Salim S. Abdool Karim, one of the study’s authors.

Still, researchers warn not to take too much away from the successful cases.

Turning individual, seemingly successful procedures such as the ones that the cancer patients underwent into a widespread cure will prove difficult, since painful and expensive bone marrow transplants aren’t necessarily a viable option for mass-marketing.

But if the patients stay HIV-free without returning to daily doses of antiretroviral drugs, scientists believe that the fight against HIV and AIDS will take on a more targeted nature, and an actual “cure” could be on the horizon.

This post was originally published at ThinkProgress.

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2:21PM PDT on Mar 10, 2015

My testimony on how i was heal on HIV/AIDS virus by one doctor
called olokum by name i live in Canada i suffered the illness called
HIV/AIDS, i have been in so many hospital’s i visited so many herbalist no
one was able to heal me the sickness Nealy take my life, until a friend of
mine introduce me to one drolokum i never knew the man was so powerful until
i got there by myself. That was when i know there is a real prophet who can
cure all disease so he cure my HIV/AIDS i regain back my life and all that
i have lost come back to me, the prophet is in did powerful contact him if
you need him in your life by this contact number.+2348161554365 or email
Address drolokumspelltemple@gmail.com

1:12PM PDT on Mar 10, 2015

my name is mark jessica from germany, DR olokum. Trust is the only Dr who could ever get your HIV-AIDS cured with his healing spell, i have tried almost everything but i couldn't find any solution on my disease, despite all these happening to me, i always spend alot to buy a HIV drugs from hospital and taking some several medications but no relieve, until one day i was just browsing on the internet when i come across a great post of !Michelle! who truly testify and said that she was been diagnose with HIV and was healed through the help of these great powerful healing spell doctor, sometime i really wonder why people called him Dr.Trust, i never knew it was all because of the great and perfect work that he has been doing that is causing all this. so i quickly contacted him, and he ask me some few questions and he said a thing i will never forget that anyone who contacted him is ! always getting his or her healing in just 2 days after doing all he ask you, so i was amazed all the time i heard that from him, so i did all things only to see that at the very day which he said i will be healed, all the strength that has left me before rush back and i becomes very strong and healthy, this disease almost kills my life all because of me, so i went to hospital to give the final test to the disease and the doctor said i am HIV negative, i am very amazed and happy about the healing DR.Trust gave to me from the ancient part Africa, you can email him now for your own healing too at: dr

9:24AM PST on Nov 12, 2014

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9:09AM PST on Nov 12, 2014

Hello.
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12:51PM PDT on Sep 8, 2014

IF GOD SAY YOU SHALL LIVE YOU WILL thanks you DR.EHOHO for curing me from HIV i have this disease when I was 17year and always fell sick all the time and i have being taking drug for all the time never live a normally life all I wanted is to have fun with my boyfriend but since I was HIV positive I never have the chance, I always cry because Contacted this HIV from a boy who is not my boyfriend what a stupid girl I am when I was in face book I saw this man name Dr.EHOHO some one just write a testimony about him I quickly contact him for HIV cure this man told me every thing about me how I contacted HIV from that boy and I was just crying he ask me to call him back in 1hour time and him bring some list of some items that I should buy and I don’t every have a lot money I try to get little amount of it and he said I should call him 3days from that day I truly did he told me that he we help me cure it which he did for 45mins from that time he email that I should go for tested and I was very afraid because I hate when the doctor tell I have HIV when I did there was no HIV on me again thanks DR for your cure am just with my boyfriend writing this testimony now you can contact him now:DREHOHOSPIRITUALTEMPLE@GMAIL.COM Am from South Africa my Name Evelyn Thanks to the great doctor who help me out with 45mins HIV/aids cure, you know the type of pain, and know mind settle, if you are HIV too, 8year ago when I have not meet DR.EHOHOthe most great man I have never know I was in pain

6:27PM PDT on Aug 26, 2014

my name is alora yoo,i am from uk. I don't no how to tell the world the greatest thing that happen in my life.I was so sick that I lose all the money I have in so many hospital still yet there was no solutions on till I go for blood test for different hospital almost five doctor told me I am H.I.V positive. & after then all hope I have was lost, I was waiting for death to come. One night I woke up in mind night start crying so my mind told me to check in Google so I see many testimony about. Dr ovia I was daunting if the man is real, he is a great man but just because of the testimony of his good news.I said let me try and email him he reply me back I told him my problems he said that he will reply me back ten minute time after he consult the oracle. So he reply me after ten minute and told me the doctors were says the truth of my blood test. He said it was spiritual H.I.V. I was having that he can be able to help me. So I respond to all the things he ask me to do. then he ask me if i need spell casting or herbal cure then i choose herbal.after all the preparation then he send the herbal cure and i do according to what he said and i believe he can cure my illness. after using the herbs, i call him that i am through with the herbs and he tell me to go for checkup in three different hospital the doctors were wonder and told me I am now H.I.V. Negative..he is specialize on hiv,cancer,love spell,and metal problem. I am very very to thankful to you Dr ovia for doing great in

4:53PM PDT on Jul 15, 2014

Healing from HIV-AIDS, i never taught dr.UTIMATE who could ever get my HIV-AIDS cured with his healing spell, i have tried almost everything but i could'nt find any solution on my disease, despite all these happening to me, i always spend alot to buy a HIV drugs from hospital and taking some several medications but no relieve, until one day i was just browsing on the internet when i come across a great post of !Michelle! who truly said that she was been diagnose with HIV and was healed that very week through the help of these great powerful healing spell doctor, sometime i really wonder why people called him Doctor UTIMATE, i never knew it was alll because of the great and perfect work that he has been doing that is causing all this. so i quickly contacted him, and he ask me some few questions and he said a thing i will never forget that anyone who contacted him is ! always getting his or her healing in just 6 hours after doing all he ask you, so i was amazed all the time i heard that from him, so i did all things only to see that at the very day which he said i will be healed, all the strength that has left me before rush back and i becomes very strong and healthy, this disease almost kills my life all because of me, so i went to hospital to give the final test to the disease and the doctor said i am HIV negative, i am very amazed and happy about the healing dr.UTIMATE gave to me from the ancient part of Africa, you can email him now for your own healing too at: utimatespe

5:49PM PDT on Jun 30, 2014

Hello Views.
Am FERDINARD LUCAS from USA. I am a worker in one of d most prolific hotels in new york, am a man of better family with a wife and four kids but something do not make me feel happy even if i am with my happy family because am an HIV positive. I have been to different hospitals of high class doctors but to no avail, my result of each test i take keep saying am an HIV positive. But one faithful evening, which is on d fourth of November 2013, i was browsing through the internet when i came across this email: obazespiritualspelltemple@hotmail.com and i quickly copied it and the next morning i called the number that was attached to the email which is +2348157905793. A humbled man answered me and i told him everything about my health and he asked me if i have an email and i said yes, he told me to send it to him and i did exactly. He sent me a form to fill which i did and send it back to him. On the 3rd day he told me that he need some items which he would use in casting the spell off me but the items he required for is hardly to be found here in USA so, he told me to send just 500us dollars which he will use to buy the items in Nigeria. I sent the money through western union, that very afternoon after he had bought the items he told me on the phone to received my healing. That very day before night fall he called me and told me to go to the nearest hospital for check up. In the next morning my personal doctor came and made a test on me but behold i was confirmed

4:31PM PDT on Jun 27, 2014

I am Nathalie Beniot from Germany, I can't stop thanking DR OVIA for this Great thing that he has just done in my life, I am so so greatful to him, i was suffering from HIV seizures and kidney failure when i contacted DR OVIA after reading the wonderful testimony that people has been sharing about him, when i contacted him, he assure me that he will cure me with his herbal medicine and now he really did so, and i am now completely cured from my HIV seizures and kidney failure. What will i say rather than thanking him for rescue my life, Anybody looking this wonderful testimony, should please contact DR OVIA if you have any problem, here is his email: droviasolutioncenter@gmail.com or can call him +2347067610698.. His herbal medicine is fast in active and powerful once i used it, in three days, i was cured again.

8:41PM PDT on May 25, 2014

Join me celebrate for these great and perfect day which my lord God has done for using these great and powerful healing doctor called DR LAWCY to heal my sickness HIV/AIDS which has been choking me up for over 3years now without solutions, i have seek for solutions online, and through hospital, they keep on giving me orientations about drugs that can extend my years.now since Dr LAWCY has helped me to erased my disease out of my life, i we owe you greatly for healing me truly and i say big thank you DR LAWCY, you are truly God-sent. if you are out there passing through same difficulty, you can also contact him on his email on drlawcyspellhome@gmail.com.

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