Rutgers receives $11 million for HIV/AIDS research

By Advocate.com Editors

Originally published on Advocate.com November 21 2002 12:00 AM ET

Rutgers University this week was awarded more than $11 million in new federal grants to continue several HIV/AIDS research projects, including research into new and more effective HIV antiretroviral drugs, The New York Times reports. The largest individual grant was $6.5 million from the National Institutes of Health to develop technology to determine the three-dimensional shape of HIV proteins, a key step in determining their function.