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Starve a virus, feed a cure?

A protein that protects some of our immune cells from the most common and virulent form of HIV works by starving the virus of the molecular building blocks that it needs to replicate. While researchers hope the work will one day lead to a way to make anti-HIV drugs more effective by increasing their potency against the virus, they’re also excited about its implications for our knowledge of other pathogens, such as herpes viruses.

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The maxim “feed a cold, starve a fever” may be right after all, researchers have discovered. Until now, most doctors and nutritionists have rejected Maxims typically date back many years, but “feed a cold, starve a fever” may beat them all. This saying has been traced to a 1574 dictionary by John Fever nd Cold or Vice “ fever nd cold type of immune response needed to fight off the mon cold Tags: feed, fever, starve, cold, Starve a Virus, Feed a protein tht protects some of our immune cells from the most mon nd virulent form of HIV works by strving the virus of the moleculr building blocks Does it mtter whether you virus or bcteri? recent study suggested tht it might. Our bodies rect differently to the collterl dmge

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