Tragic news has reached us that Timothy Ray Brown, the first person to be cured of HIV, has died aged fifty-four.
He leaves behind an incredible legacy…
Over the 3 decades since the HIV/AIDS epidemic, both attitudes towards the virus and medical treatment have changed drastically. And there’s one man who’s had a pivotal role in this… Timothy Ray Brown.
Brown was the first person to be cured of HIV. And his incredible story has not only changed the game in terms of medicine, but he’s remained a symbol of hope to those who contract the virus. Tragically, however, it was announced this week that Brown has passed away.