Using Vaccines to Tackle HIV

http://youtu.be/6tnX5iE4iTc Dr. Genoveffa Franchini, Senior Investigator in the Vaccine Branch at the National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Center for Cancer Research (CCR), discusses the Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) between NCI and the pharmaceutical company, Sanofi Pasteur. This CRADA allowed for the development of a vaccine approach that reduced the risk of HIV infection. The results were shown in one of the largest HIV intervention trials to date. Learn more about Dr. Franchini's research at: http://ccr.cancer.gov/staff/staff.asp?profileid=5587 Read the HIV vaccine story in CCR Connections at: http://home.ccr.cancer.gov/connections/dev/2010/Vol4_No2/news_6.asp