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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi 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 »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi Aptimistaken,Thanks for your kind comments! You are correct: the Aptima HIV-1 RNA Qualitative Assay is the only RNA PCR test approved by the FDA for HIV-diagnostic screening. You are also correct: the biggest problem with PCR assays is... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,No apology is necessary. I've answered so may questions in this forum over the years that greater than 99% of the questions I respond to on a daily basis I've already addressed (many multiple times). Responding to your specific... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationG'day, Mate.Me famous down under? Really? Cool! Oz is one of my very favorite travel destinations. I'll be back in Sydney in October.1. Extremely accurate.2. The median detection time was seven days earlier than third generation enzyme... Read more »
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Posted by pupiz, 1 ReplyHi, all. I had an exposure June 25 and ran across this particular 4th generation test that was approved by the FDA in 2010. I am not sure about the accuracy of it. I took an HIV test at 19 days and it was negative. I know that it is not conclusive,... Read more »
Posted by Nickkk, 1 ReplyHi again,
i am very stressed again, 12 weeks (84 days) anti-hiv test comes negative,
1)is it conclusive?
I still have swollen lymph nodes and also i have sore throat and Swollen tonsils with white spots.
Last question , 2)i have extremely high levels of... Read more »
Posted by Nickkk, 1 ReplyPlease answer me, i am gonna crazy,
i have another anti-hiv test at 15 weeks.
but i have a pain in my liver, i have also a CBC but sgot and sgpt are at normal levels.
I have swollen lymph nodes too around my body. (neck, arms, legs)
i am so... Read more »
Posted by Burgundy11, 1 ReplyI did a Anti-hiv 1&2 (recombinant antigen) blood test 5months after my exposure. The result was negative. How accurate is the result?! Read more »
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