The International Aids Society is calling it an "exciting breakthrough."
For many, HIV is still a death sentence.
Africa has successfully made headway in the fight against this deadly disease.
The drug can reactivate HIV and then help kill or silence it.
Gene editing is giving us better weapons in the fight against HIV.
This could change the lives of many living in areas where HIV is stigmatized.
"By further studying the child, we may expand our understanding of how the immune system controls HIV replication."
The study tells us "how the virus evades the human immune response.”
This could revolutionize health.
"If the theory is right, that would be tremendous."
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