HIV vaccine by — 2030
Posted by Henry Bauer on 2015/01/24
No comment is needed, surely.
Just as well, because I wouldn’t know what to say or where to begin saying something.
Or maybe I could note that when I was still doing research, I would have hesitated to ask for funds on the grounds that I knew that I would get specific results after 15 years.
And further, I’m really quite curious to know what it is about the present state of knowledge that allows such an estimate to be made. It’s hard not to become jocular by referring to Nostradamus, extrasensory perception, and the like.
But then again, this is actually less into the future than the physicists’ estimates for a working nuclear fusion reactor.