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Dosage of HIV drug may be ineffective for half of African Americans

Many African Americans may not be getting effective doses of the HIV drug maraviroc because they have two copies of a gene that makes a protein responsible for removing the drug from the body, according to a study in Drug Metabolism and Disposition. Read more and read the study abstract.

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