Carol Carter

Before the cure, an HIV inhibitor?

By GREGORY ZELLER A cure for AIDS? Let’s not get ahead of ourselves. Few people understand the molecular world like Stony Brook prof Carol Carter, and the longtime researcher will tell you that such a grandiose achievement may be a decade away or more. And besides, she’s not working on a cure. But her unique method of targeting cellular factors that release the HIV-1 virus from infected cells – rather than targeting the virus itself –…