Den plötzlichen Herztod voraussehen

Ein plötzlicher Herztod kann viele Ursachen haben, die häufigste sind lebensbedrohliche Herzrhythmusstörungen. Die Krankheit dahinter rechtzeitig zu erkennen, kann Leben retten.

Der Kardiologe Firat Duru forscht am USZ zur Fr√ľherkennung und Diagnose gef√§hrdeter Patientinnen und Patienten.

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Elimination of HIV from Genome Could Potentially Lead to Cure

Approximately 36.7 million people are infected with HIV around the world and more than 5,000 are infected each day. Where available, the disease is largely controllable through antiretroviral therapy (ART), but ART doesn’t actually eradicate copies of the HIV-1 proviral DNA from the genomes of infected cells. This means that if ART is ended, the HIV infection can come back and progress to AIDS.

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