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Scientists Outline Research on a Rare Case of AIDS

"BOSTON, Feb. 24 - The researchers whose findings led the New York City health department to warn of a rare and possibly virulent strain of H.I.V. defended on Thursday their decision to notify city officials, saying the virus presented a serious threat to public health.

Giving a detailed account of their investigation for the first time at a scientific meeting here, the researchers said their discovery of the potentially more aggressive strain in a New York City man with multiple sexual partners was reason enough to sound the alarm."

Full Article: http://www.nytimes.com/2005/02/25/nyregion/25aids.html?ex=1267074000&en=1f43b6236b66fce1&ei=5090&partner=rssuserland

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