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WHAT IS WILD TYPE HIV

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Recombination Dynamics in Case of MDR HIV Sub-Type D Following Superinfection With Wild-Type HIV Sub-Type B

While research into reinfection is largely driven by expanding number of case studies, Koning and colleagues from the UK described the dynamics of reinfection with wild-type virus, using single genome sequencing (SGS) in both plasma and semen... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Simian Viral Strain Most Similar to HIV Found in Wild Gorilla Populations, Study Says

Scientists have discovered a virus in gorillas that is more similar to HIV than any other related HIV strain previously found in apes, according to a study published on Thursday in Nature , the Washington Post reports ( Washington Post , 11/9).... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scientists Confirm That HIV Originated in Wild Chimpanzees, Study Says

Scientists on Thursday in a study published in the online edition of the journal Science confirmed that HIV originated in wild chimpanzees and likely crossed over into humans in Cameroon, the New York Times reports (Altman, New York Times ,... Read more »
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Wild-type HIV vs. cancer cells

Good morning Dr. Holodniy,I have a question about wild-type hiv vs cancer cancer cells. Could one make the comparison that wild-type hiv hiv's version of the cellular abnormalities that happen in cancer cells? Can these wild-type hiv help...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Sort of. Because HIV infects cells and becomes integrated into the host cell DNA, it is very difficult to get rid of the virus. Many of these cells are longlived and continue to circulate in the blood stream and get deposited in various organs.... Read more »

A Wild Willy Whoooooooooo Hoooooooooo please post.

Dr Bob,I love you Bob, and Im straight, 2 more for that toaster. You are my first. 2 minutes ago I receive an HIV negative call. I jump the couch, I jump the table and if my wife were here I would have jumped her and freed Willy.These 3 months have...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Wil,Wonderful news, Willy-Boy! (Exactly as I anticipated.) Thanks for your kind words and for taking the time to share your experience. Thanks also for your generous donation. We'll use it for our HIV-awareness and education programs to... Read more »

Wild ride of T cells: are the recent results possible or clearly lab error?

Dr. Boyle, I would be very grateful for your advice and counsel on a strange saga of my T cells:I was infected and diagnosed with HIV a couple of years ago (ELISA and Western Blot). The virus was never typed, but was thought to probably be a non B...
Brian Boyle, M.D., J.D.

Response from Brian Boyle, M.D., J.D.

Cornell University, Weill Medical College
Regardless of the absolute number at any particular time point, the T cells overall look pretty good, and always have, and I would try to avoid fixating on particular numbers, although I know that is easy to say and not so easy to do. I don't... Read more »

Immagination Running Wild

You are the only person on the web that I can trust. This web site is awesome. I have looked in the archives and found similar questions but I need you to answer my question so I might feel more confident. A short time ago I had contact with a woman...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Frottage is not considered a significant risk for HIV transmission. Your 50-day negative test is very encouraging, but HIV-antibody tests taken prior to three months are not considered to be definitive. I'm quite confident your... Read more »
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A wild ride

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Hello, I am a master at arms stationed in washington state. I am writting this post as encouragement to the individuals on this thread. This past 7 months have been HELL!!! I am a married man who made the mistake of sleeping with numerous girls in... Read more »

A wild ride

Posted by Anonymous
Hello, I am in the navy stationed in washington state. I am writting this post as encouragement to the individuals on this thread. This past 7 months have been HELL!!! I am a married man who made the mistake of sleeping with numerous girls in an... Read more »

Wild dreams on Sustiva!

Posted by spadude64, 4 Replies
I have had some crazy dreams while on Suativa! I never had dreams like I have been having!
I have been taking Sustiva for almost a year nos so when are these wierd dreams going to stop? My dreams consist of people swimming in a clear blue ocean... Read more »

HIV negativos con sntomas crnicos (Parte 2)

Posted by ashler1977, 2 Replies
Esta es una continuacion del post iniciado por Sherezade:

Como saben, estos foros solo permiten que sean vistos 15 posts por pagina (luego de eso, hay que dar clic en "Threaded" lo cual dificulta mucho la lectura). Pueden seguir comentando sus... Read more »