The Life of a Virus Hunter

Cowley, Geoffrey
May 2006
Newsweek;5/15/2006, Vol. 147 Issue 20, p54
The article profiles Dr. Peter Piot, a Belgian scientist who is attempting to stem the global epidemic of AIDS. Piot has worked to change AIDS treatment in Africa, making treatment centers more compassionate and helpful to those at risk and suffering with the disease. He now is the director of UNAIDS, the United Nations' Joint Program on HIV/AIDS.


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