Archive for February 15th, 2008

Nobel Prize winner Warns HIV Vaccine May Never Be Found

A Nobel laureate has claimed that a vaccine for the Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) may never be found. According to David Baltimore, who is also the president of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the complexity of the disease mean that scientists are no closer to a cure today then when they discovered the link to HIV more than 25 years ago.A biologist at the California Institute of Technology, Baltimore was awarded the Nobel prize for medicine in 1975 for disco…