None of the patients had received treatment for the virus. The new virus variant has been observed too in Africa, but in too few cases to be fully studied. People infected with HIV / CRF19 may not realize they have AIDS until it’s too late for treatment to do any good. It’s a warning about HIV evolution and this makes things related more difficult. However, the known protection methods against HIV are available. Having unprotected sex with multiple partners is and will be all the time a risk factor. The major targets for 2015 in the combat against HIV are to eliminate new infections but at the same time any form of discrimination for patients, including travel restrictions.