Where did aids originate from?

Answer On One Hand: The Hunter TheoryThe general consensus of the scientific community is that HIV and AIDS originated in Africa in the 1940s as a strain of a Simian Immunodeficiency Virus, which closely ... Read More »

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Where did HIV/AIDS originate?

According to, an AIDS/HIV education website, the virus most likely originated in Africa, where primates have been found to have SIV (simian immunodeficiency virus). The virus most likely ... Read More »

In what country did AIDS originate?

AIDS is believed to have originated in Africa in the country of what is now known today as the Democratic Republic of the Congo, formerly Zaire. The HIV virus causes the AIDS illness. AIDS was disc... Read More »

What is the virus name for aids?

HIV or human immunodeficiency virus

How big is the AIDS virus?

The virus responsible for acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) is the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). According to Illinois State University, the size of the viral protein is 90 nanometer... Read More »