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Dec 22, 2011

In order to get a new strain or subtype does that person have to be from a remote place in the world

Response from Mr. Cordova

Hi there:

No. It is possible that in the future new HIV subtypes may appear as virus recombination and mutation continues to occur. However, the most-up-to date (fourth generation) antibody tests detect both HIV-1 and HIV-2 infections including rare groups and subtypes.

I hope this helps.

In health, Richard

transmission possible?
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