AIDS vaccine: state of the art at the beginning of the third millennium

Int Rev Immunol. Sep-Dec 2004;23(5-6):369-81. doi: 10.1080/08830180490432730.


This overview briefly summarizes the current status of global AIDS epidemic, especially pointing out how this pandemic looked in the last year of the second millennium. We also give a brief overview of the state of the art in development of AIDS vaccines together with a short summary of the supporting data and obstacles in this development.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • AIDS Vaccines / immunology*
  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome / epidemiology
  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome / prevention & control
  • Humans


  • AIDS Vaccines