Biden acknowledged that LGBT and racial minority groups have "endured the brunt" of an epidemic that's killed 700,000 Americans and 36 million globally.
The first five cases of what later became known as AIDS were reported 40 years ago.
While HIV infections among gay and bisexual men decreased 8 percent over the last decade, gay and bi men still accounted for 66 percent of all new HIV infections in 2019.
Once an epicenter for HIV transmission in the United States, New York City reported Monday that more than 90 percent of HIV-positive residents are diagnosed and undergoing treatment.
With about 1.1 million Americans living with HIV, and no outright cure on the horizon, is the United States anywhere close to eradicating the virus?
World AIDS Day is held every year to support the 37 million people who live with HIV and remember those who have died from AIDS since it was discovered in the late 20th century.
The number of Latinx people newly infected with HIV virus spiked an estimated 14 percent between 2010 and 2016.
If these results could be replicated, it could be a huge boost to efforts to find a cure for HIV.
The LGBT community criticized Trump for overlooking the at-risk group.
The CDC recommended HIV testing as part of an annual checkup for all American adults.
Prince Harry is living up to his mother's legacy as a longtime supporter of charities fighting the spread, transmission and stigma surrounding HIV/AIDS.
A new study also found that web search data following Sheen's disclosure was a strong predictor of test kit sales.
The tipping point has been passed, but more needs to be done to ensure HIV/AIDS rates keep declining, researchers say.