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US scientists: HIV 'cured' in baby

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ATLANTA, Georgia - Researchers said Sunday they had, for the first time, cured a baby born with HIV - a development that could help improve treatment of babies infected at birth. 

A Uganda pharmacist shows antiretroviral drugs.

There is an important technical nuance: researchers insist on calling it a "functional cure" rather than a complete cure.

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