Author Affiliations: Drs Zuccotti (email@example.com) and Smith are Contributing Editors, JAMA. Dr Zuccotti is also with Partners Healthcare, Boston, Massachusetts.
Tactical approaches to outmaneuvering the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) include prevention programs1 and an array of agents to counteract the progression of HIV disease.2 A vaccine against HIV would also represent a key control strategy, and a recent vaccine trial in Thailand3 exemplifies the work that is occurring in this quest.
Zuccotti G, Smith JM. HIV/AIDS—Still a Force to Be Reckoned WithCall for Papers. JAMA. 2009;302(20):2259. doi:10.1001/jama.2009.1739