Please read the article Link to article: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4287108/ Links to an external site.about the “Berlin Patient” who was cured of HIV infection with a bone marrow transplant and provide a summary of the article. This question pertains to biotechnology, as discussed in the Ch. 26 module.
This is an additional article: https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2014/09/how-did-berlin-patient-rid-himself-hiv Links to an external site. Links to an external site.Do not write a summary of this article, but you may read it for additional information. If you use it in this way for your paragraph, please cite it.
- Include an explanation of HIV and AIDS, as well as an explanation of bone marrow transplantation in your summary. You should do some independent research on those topics.
- Discuss in your own words whether this treatment could hold promise for other patients, and what the limitations might be?
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