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Aids Virus Immunity

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Innate Immunity for HIV?? (DELTA 32 MUTATION, 2011)

Hi Doctor. (Love your Humor)I was wondering if someone can be immune from getting HIV/AIDS. I was diagnosed back in Jan 2010 with a cd4 Count of84 also diagnosed with Hiv Encehalopothy with extensive gliosis in my brain. I have been with my negative...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation to reconsider your decision to place yourself at risk for STDs, including HIV, by barebacking.Be safe. Be well.Dr. BobNo HIV in 8 years (DELTA 32) Nov 1, 2007To Whom It May Concern:Thank you for your time in reading this. I am writing to ask... Read more »

HIV develops escape mutations to evade immune system

Hi Dr. Bob I just want to know your thoughts about this recent discovery. And also as a result of... Read more »

immune to HIV

I do have a question so i have been pos. for two years first three months i was undetectable the i... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: New Immune Treatment May Control AIDS Virus

... Building upon successful outcomes with monkeys, scientists are already planning human trials of a new approach to fighting HIV infection. In findings reported Friday online, researchers described the potential treatment known as OPAL, for... Read more »
AIDS Treatment News

New Finding on Immune Response to HIV Tat May Contribute to Vaccine, Treatment

...Infectious Diseases (NIAID), which funded the research, said, "These animal studies open the window on immune events in early HIV infection and provide a rationale for exploring a new approach to designing HIV vaccines. The results suggest that... Read more »
University Hospital Heidelberg

How HIV Cripples Immune Cells

... This is the actin cytoskeleton of human T-lymphocytes (red) in the presence of the stimulus CCL-19. An HIV-1 infection (HIV-1 protein CA in green) leads to the loss of actin reorganization and therefore of cell motility. Source:... Read more »
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Immune Control of HIV Replication

...studies that we've been doing collaboratively in KwaZulu-Natal, the heart of the epidemic, regarding how the body tries to fight HIV infection, and attempts to understand why some people develop AIDS within six months of becoming infected 1 ... Read more »
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Immune system & HIV detection

Posted by andypb, 1 Reply
...What is compromised/ supressed immune system. Does compromised/ weak immune system take more time to produce antibody to HIV infection. Would a Person having as low Cd 4 counts 350 is considered to have compromised immune system. Do such... Read more »

Compromised immune system always = HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I have a bacterial infection that in most people goes away within a few weeks. But I have had it for so long that my doctor says I must have a compromised immune system and said that it could be HIV. I don't know what to think. I've had 2 sexual... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...PRESENCE OF ANTIBODIES MEANS IMMUNITY Usually, if you test positive for antibodies that means that your immune system has effectively fought off a pathogen and you Read more »

Suppressed immune system

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hello, I was just wondering what types of things suppress your immune system, which I know can delay your HIV test from coming up positive? Read more »