What is AIDS? Which microbe is responsible for AIDS infection? State one mode of transmission of this disease

What is AIDS? Which microbe is responsible for AIDS infection? State one mode of transmission of this disease. Explain in brief one measure for the prevention of AIDS.

AIDS: Acquired Immuno Deficiency Syndrome. AIDS caused by a virus called Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) which suppresses the body’s immune mechanism and thereby making it susceptible to any disease. It has no definite cure. AIDS is an infectious disease.

Transmission: It spreads by sexual contact with an infected person having HIV to a healthy person.

Preventive Measure:
Use condom during sexual act will prevent AIDS.