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If You Don't Have This Gene, You May Recover Better from a Stroke

If You Don't Have This Gene, You May Recover Better from a Stroke
- People who don't have the CCR5 gene do show resistance to HIV — and indeed, an HIV drug called Maraviroc works by blocking the CCR5 receptor.