The Daily Illini

Targeting a virus and its stigma

By Aarsh Sachdeva

March 5, 2014

Every day, nearly 6,300 people contract HIV — that’s approximately 260 people every hour, reports the American Foundation for AIDS Research. In the United States, about 1 in 5 people with HIV are undiagnosed. To combat this pressing issue, Rashid Bashir, professor of electrical and computer enginee...