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APTIMA HIV-1 RNA QUALITATIVE ASSAY (APTIMA - HIV-1 RNA QUALITATIVE ASSAY, 2010) Part 2

To the good Dr. Bob, I have submitted a donation on-line, and will submit a heftier holiday donation as well, but in the interim I was hoping you might field another inquiry from me regarding a post of mine a few weeks ago pertaining to the Aptima...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi Aptimistaken,You're going to qualify for an advanced degree in nucleic acid polymerase chain reaction laboratory analysis before long. Dude, it's time to turn off your inner scientific geek and come back to planet earth. I can't Read more »

PCR RNA & HIV antibody

Dr,I had a low risk infection opportunity on 2/13. I took PCR RNA & HIV antibody test on 3/30(about... Read more »

Confusion Over RNA/NAAT Test

Dr. Bob,I donate every year and will continue to do so but hope you will answer this question. Had... Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Viral Load Testing

...the branched-chain DNA test ( bDNA ), is made by a company called Chiron (pronounced "KAI-ron"). The reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction or RT-PCR (commonly called the PCR ) test is made by Roche (pronounced "RO-sh").... Read more »
New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute

Diagnostic, Monitoring and Resistance Laboratory Tests for HIV

...Assays 2. HIV-1 Confirmatory Antibody Assays 3. HIV-2 Antibody Screening B. Viral Identification Assays 1. DNA Polymerase Chain Reaction (DNA-PCR) 2. Plasma HIV RNA Assays III. Monitoring Tests A. Lymphocyte Analysis ... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...preliminary . A confirmatory test must be performed to verify whether you are infected with HIV and these results will take several days. What does this mean for you? If you are beyond the window period and were reported HIV negative by... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Treatment

...light; more light means that more virus is present in the patient's blood. The other test, called the reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction or RT-PCR test (commonly called PCR), chemically multiplies the amount of viral RNA in a blood... Read more »
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Tests say Nay , Symptoms say Yay

Posted by srchanfrans43, 6 Replies
...How far out have fellow symptomatic sufferers tested out to ? (Clavical node pain/swelling here, post a flu (?) illness 4-9 days from possible exposure) Personally awaiting a 6 month 3 day Elisa . Last neg test a rapid blood at 23wk 3 day .... Read more »

pcr rna

Posted by chris11474, 3 Replies
...what do you think about the pcr rna test? they say it is good after 9 to 11 days but very after 3 weeks. i know that it can give false positve but if it give a negative you are fine. is this true or not?they Read more »

help with test question

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I tested negative on DNA PCR Qualatative test at 30 days after exposure, after many symptoms also neg on antibody test at 30 days is this good news for the results not being ARS with Read more »

PCR at >30 days

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...someone with HIV. There was no visible blood on the needle, but I did bleed. It only scratch the surface of the person with HIV. 5 days after the incident I got a head cold, lasted 4 days, then a slight fever, not over 100, lasted one day, then... Read more »