Jan Albert featured on Sveriges Radio program about the spread of HIV

Published 2016-10-27 11:35. Updated 2016-10-27 16:58

Jan Albert is featured on Sveriges Radio in a program about the spread of HIV in the 1970s. In the program Jan Albert comments on the work of an international team that has mapped out the spread of the virus from Africa, Haiti and New York during the 1960's and 70's with results that challenge the accepted theories about the origins of HIV.

Listen to the podcast from the radio program (In Swedish)


Reference article

1970s and ‘Patient 0’ HIV-1 genomes illuminate early HIV/AIDS history in North America
Michael Worobey, Thomas D. Watts, Richard A. McKay, Marc A. Suchard, Timothy Granade, Dirk E. Teuwen, Beryl A. Koblin, Walid Heneine, Philippe Lemey & Harold W. Jaffe. Nature 27 oktober 2016. DOI: 10.1038/nature19827