French Virologist Luc Montagnier who Co-Discovered HIV Virus Passed Away

  • French virologist Luc Montagnier, who led the team in 1983 that identified the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) which causes Acquired ImmunoDeficiency Syndrome (AIDS), has
  • He shared the 2008 Nobel Prize for Medicine particularly in identifying the virus that causes AIDS with his fellow French scientist Francoise Barre-Sinoussi.