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Aug 7, 2003

You answer my Question the other day about My V Load being so low and having hiv for years. You said something about Non-B Virus Variat..Could you Please tell me what That means Non B virus Varitat

Response from Dr. Henry

Most of the information available about HIV comes from studies in North America/Europe/Australia where most of the virus has been subtype B (categorized by analysis of envelop or outer portion of the virus). Some non-B HIV may be missed by some of the HIV viral load tests though there are steady improvements in the ability to measure non-B virus. KH

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