U.S. Army sponsors first HIV vaccine trial to show some effectiveness in preventing HIV
Photo Credit: Medical Research and Materiel Command
The Thai Phase III HIV Vaccine Trial, also known as RV 144, tested the "prime-boost" combination of two vaccines: ALVAC® HIV vaccine (the prime), and AIDSVAX® B/E vaccine (the boost). The vaccine combination was based on HIV strains that commonly circulate in Thailand.
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