HIV/AIDS Cure Won’t Come in a Pill

Written by Alexey Kim. Illustrations by Felix Santos

“It is no longer the science that is limiting a cure for AIDS, but a failure of leadership and the lack of imagination,”

says Kambiz Shekdar, an Iranian-born cellular biologist who invented biotechnology that puts innovative stem cell therapy into practice. His nonprofit organization RFTCA (Research Foundation To Cure AIDS) is…