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Nobel Prize in medicine given for HIV, HPV discoveries

Three Europeans recognized for linking viruses to AIDS, cervical cancer

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5:59am, October 6, 2008

The 2008 Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine will be shared among three European researchers for their pivotal work in identifying the roles of sexually transmitted viruses in causing cervical cancer and AIDS.

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