Monthly Archives: May 2015

HIV Vaccine Awareness Day 2015


May 18th is HIV Vaccine Awareness Day, a day to remind everyone that an effective vaccine that can prevent HIV is the key to ending the HIV/AIDS pandemic. The search for a vaccine has been an ongoing global effort, and although there have been great strides, there is still more to do. Below is a selection of HIV research published in our journals, each is a step toward an HIV vaccine.


What can we learn from our genomes?

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The human genome is full of untold stories about our evolution and history. In the post-genomic era, we are constantly developing more advanced tools to reveal the secrets of our past. In this blog, I’ve looked at just a few of the fascinating areas of human evolutionary genomics.