Undated handout photo of Dr. Deborah Persaud a virologist at Johns Hopkins

 
Undated handout photo of Dr. Deborah Persaud a virologist at Johns Hopkins
Undated handout photo shows Dr. Deborah Persaud, a virologist at Johns Hopkins Children's Center in Baltimore, Maryland in this image released to Reuters on March 3, 2013. Persaud reported the first case of an infant being cured of HIV infection at a meeting in Atlanta. A baby girl in Mississippi who was born with HIV has been cured after very early treatment with standard drug therapy, U.S. researchers reported on Sunday, in a potentially ground-breaking case that could offer insights on how to eradicate HIV infection in its youngest victims. REUTERS/Johns Hopkins Children's Center/Handout