'Berlin patient', 1st person cured of HIV, dies of cancer


He was the first known person to be cured of HIV, according to the International Aid Society, Timothy Ray Brown. Is died of cancer. Brown, who was also known as the Berlin Patients, was considered cured of his HIV infection and 12 2008 in the years prior, Brown received a bone marrow transplant in Germany to treat a separate disease. He had been diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia. Rounder made HIV free. But for the past six months he's been living with a recurrence of the leukemia that it entered his spine and brain. Timothy Ray Brown was 54 years

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