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Characteristics of Long-Term Survivors

June 1996

Research by Dr. George Solomon, a pioneer in the field of psychoneuroimmunology at UCLA, has investigated how the mind and emotions impact on the immune system. Both Dr. Solomon and Dr. Lydia Temoshok at the University of California at San Francisco have identified these characteristics among long-term survivors of HIV.

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