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New, Resistant Strain of HIV Discovered

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New, Resistant Strain of HIV Discovered

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New, Resistant Strain of HIV Discovered

New, Resistant Strain of HIV Discovered

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Health officials in New York City have identified a new, aggressive strain of HIV that is resistant to three of the four classes of AIDS drugs. The city's health commissioner has issued an alert to laboratories to watch for more cases.