Research by five of Britain's top universities organised by the NHS, is testing a “ Kick and Kill” technique to first expose then destroy HIV Virus is being carried out.
Scientists treating the 44-year-old patient are looking forward to a breakthrough in what has been described as "one of the first serious attempts at a full cure for HIV. The anonymous patient, is the first of 50 people to complete a trial using the two-stage attack on the deadly virus.
According to Sunday Times, The managing director of the National Institute for Health Research Office for Clinical Research Infrastructure, said: "This is one of the first serious attempts at a full cure for HIV.
We are exploring the real possibility of curing HIV. "This is a huge challenge and it's still early days but the progress has been remarkable."