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We are in the middle of a pandemic and we need good news. One of the diseases that is still there, despite COVID-19, is cancer. Unfortunately, all of us around us have a family member, friend, or acquaintance who is affected, or has been at some point in their life. But there is good news in the field of cancer.

As the current coronavirus pandemic has shown, new mutations in viral genetic sequences can have a significant impact on the transmissibility of the virus and the damage it causes. For many years it has been feared that this could happen in the HIV-1 virus, which already affects 38 million people worldwide and has caused 33 million deaths to date, and now this new study has just confirmed it.