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The 2012 International AIDS Conference is a gathering of policymakers, scientists, delegates, advocates, persons living with HIV/AIDS and others working to end the disease.

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Prominent AIDS researchers killed in Flight MH17 crash

Top AIDS researchers en route to the International AIDS Conference in Melbourne were among those killed when a Malaysia Airlines jet was shot down over Ukraine.


Top AIDS researcher believed lost when airliner shot down

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Several other delegates heading for a conference in Australia were believed to be aboard the Malaysia Airlines jet.

Photos: Memorials continue for Flight 17 victims

Days after the plane crash, mourners are leaving flowers, candles and other tributes.


AIDS conference honors colleagues aboard downed Malaysian jet

Melbourne, the host city of this year’s International AIDS Conference, is making plans to commemorate the delegates killed on board Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17.


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