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Science news around the world this week

Fiona Batchelor reports on key science stories from around the globe

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Hope on World AIDS Day

James Huyton talks of the continued hope in the light of World AIDS Day

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The LGBTQ+ society gives students free HIV tests in the SU

The Mancunion talks to the university’s LGBTQ+ society about World AIDS Day and the importance of knowing your status

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Global News: Science

Read the best science news from around the world this week

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AIDS-related deaths could be reduced with anti-fungal drugs

On-going research in early diagnosis and correct treatment of fungal infections suggests many lives could be saved amongst HIV/AIDS sufferers

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The dark side of the pharmaceutical industry

There is a disconnect between the price that drugs take to develop and the price that they are sold for