Andreas Meyerhans statement (Spanish) (AUDIO) Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Barcelona Your browser does not support the audio element. Caption “Latency is a major barrier impairing virus elimination in HIV-infected individuals. We will not be able to cure an existing infection until we will get rid of latently infected cells. This is why it is essential to understand how latency works” Credit Pompeu Fabra University Usage Restrictions none License Original content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.