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He texted one of his alleged victims to say: "Maybe you have the fever cos I came inside you and I have HIV, lol. " The court heard Rowe also called one of his victims and laughed down the phone as he goaded the man about his potential diagnosis.
The victim later tested positive for HIV, with a strain of the virus similar to Rowe's.
In this case, the 51-year-old man had received 31 injections of nivolumab every 14 days since December 2016.
He was diagnosed HIV-positive in 1995 and diagnosed with non-small cell lung cancer in May 2015.
A HAIRDRESSER from Edinburgh deliberately infected at least four men with HIV after meeting them on gay dating app Grindr - before sending them mocking messages, a court heard.
Daryll Rowe, 26, is accused of embarking on a "cynical campaign" to infect as many men as he could with the virus.
Scientists have, for years, been trying to find a way of clearing HIV reservoirs seeing it as the key to curing the disease.
These reservoirs of HIV-infected cells are found in the immune system, in places like the brain, bone marrow and genital tract.
These reservoirs are the focus of widespread scientific studies because they allow the virus to hide away and evade standard treatments.
"He deceived each of those men into believing he was HIV negative.
"He reassured the men he was clean and when they insisted on a condom, he deliberately sabotaged the condom.
By day 120, the treatment had "resulted in the drastic decrease in the HIV reservoir...leading to a sustained reduction of the HIV reservoirs," Prof Spano said.
Andrew Freedman, an infectious diseases expert at Britain's Cardiff University, said the case was "potentially exciting". "It's difficult to speculate at this stage why the second patient did not show the same response," he told Reuters.