Aug 5, 2009
Does HIV live in Crisco? I understand that it doesn't survive long outside of the body, but I didn't know if that was true for only certain environments.
| Response from Dr. Frascino
A can of Crisco, whether in your kitchen's pantry or your bedside table's goody drawer, would definitely qualify as "outside the body" and therefore be an inhospitable environment for HIV.
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