Egypt reportedly discovers new treatment for AIDS within six months
Text of report by Egyptian state-run news agency MENA
Is it a joke?
Cairo, 23 February: The quantitative treatment for virus C and AIDS diseases by newly-invented devices will begin by the end of June, said Maj. Gen. Tahir Abdullah, the head of the Armed Forces’ engineering department.
On Sunday [23 February], the army’s engineering department announced invention of new devices using capsules that boost the efficiency of the immune system.
The ministry of health had approved the new treatment, Abdullah said.
“We seek to obtain international approvals for it,” he added, praising a role of scientific research of the army’s engineering department.
The designed devices can detect and treat AIDS and virus C without the need for taking blood samples from patients, he noted.
[At 1815 gmt, MENA reported that the armed forces’ engineering department invented new medicine for virus C and AIDS diseases via capsules that boost the efficiency of the immune system and that it designed , Major General Taher Abdullah, head of the department said. The agency also sadi that two devices were designed to detect and treat AIDS and virus C within six months ]
Source: MENA news agency, Cairo, in English 1909gmt 23 Feb 14