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Are Antibodies Present After Ars

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ARS & Antibodies

would a person have more or less hiv antibodies if they were having ARS ?
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
...Antibody tests are not quantitative, they are qualitative, meaning the test gives a yes/no answer. Read more »

HIV Symptoms and presence of HIV Antibodies

Hello Doc:6 weeks ago I had protected oral sex with a sex worker. 2 days later I developed a itchy... Read more »

p24 antigen and antibody tests during ARS

What is the likelihood of both p24 antigen and antibody tests showing negative if they are... Read more »
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Presence of Binding Antibodies in Genital Secretions of High-Risk, HIV-Uninfected Women Offers Possible Explanation of "HIV Immunity" Enigma

...women and we looked specifically for anti-HIV activity by three different assays: First, we used an assay to measure binding antibodies -- both IgG and IgA -- to gp120 in the genital tract secretions. We also looked at neutralizing activity using... Read more »
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Scientists Find Antibodies That Prevent Most HIV Strains From Infecting Human Cells

...viral attachment to the primary immune cells HIV infects. Credit: NIAID VRC. Scientists have discovered two potent human antibodies that can stop more than 90 percent of known global HIV strains from infecting human cells in the laboratory,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Discovery of Antibodies That Kill More Than 90% of HIV Viruses Gives New Hope for Vaccine

...researchers said Thursday," the Los Angeles Times reports. "Federal researchers have identified a pair of naturally occurring antibodies that are able to kill more than 90% of all strains of the AIDS virus, a finding they say could lead to... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...transmission of HIV to the baby. What Are HIV Antibody Tests? As the body fights viruses, the immune system creates antibodies to that virus. HIV antibody tests do not measure or detect the virus itself but instead look for your body's... Read more »
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PRESENCE OF ANTIBODIES MEANS IMMUNITY

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 Read more »

connection onset ARS-symptoms and HIV-antibodies

Posted by Dutchman, 2 Replies
...(who's skilled) can tell if there is indeed a connection between the moment of onset of ARS-symptoms and the moment that HIV antibodies can be detected by a rapid HIV antigen test (Abbott Determine rapid test in my case.) I've heard that if you... Read more »

How soon would antibodies be detectable after ARS?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I believe I went through ARS in December, my test in March was negetive. Would antibodies start immediately after ARS? I have heard that HIV does not wait to infect so why does the window period last so long? My test Read more »

from ars to antibodies.

Posted by Anonymous
...1. Day 77 to 81 I suffer from ARS. Would my test come back positive if I had it done day 88? How long does it take to produce antibodies? (I know people say ARS do not occur as late as 10/11 weeks after exposure, but some doctor I talked to,... Read more »