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* 1947 Paris
Françoise Barré-Sinoussi is a French virologist.
She performed some of the fundamental work
in the identification of the human immunodeficiency virus
(HIV) as the cause of AIDS.
In 2008, Barré-Sinoussi was awarded the Nobel Prize in
Physiology or Medicine,
together with her former mentor, Luc Montagnier, for their
discovery of HIV.
2022 J. Giesen