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Clearview Hiv 1/2 Stat Pak Generation

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Happy New Year! Dr. Bob, ($100 dollars donation)..Please help me with this question being asked three times w/o responses....please help me before conducting more test next week..PLEASE

Dear Dr.Bob,Please disregard my earlier question, i wanna donate $100 dollars, not 50 dollars......Sorry to keep writing you this question in the post. I haven't had any responses from you. I know, now, it is new year weekend, i really hope to see...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Yes.2. It detects it as well as other comparable FDA-approved antibody tests.3. No. The window period is the same.4. Clearview HIV 1/2 would be a third generation test. (Fourth generation tests combine a p24 antigen test with the antibody test.)... Read more »

Hiv testing via clearview stat pak hiv 1/2

Hello there doc,I have a somewhat unique question I guess? Eventhough people pick that intelligent... Read more »

Clearview complete or stat pak accuracy and a donation

Hi Dr. Bob,I am from the Philippines and am currently in the middle east, I pledge a little... Read more »
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Hiv 1/2 reliability vs Hiv-2 stand alone test ?

Posted by SRCHFRANS34, 1 Reply
Does anyone know the % of accuracy for Hiv-2 antibody detection with current Elisa 1/2 antibody tests ? Some of the 4-5 year old posted answers in the archives say 70% accuracy for Hiv-2 , has that changed with today's 1/2 tests ? I'm Finding a... Read more »

Third Generation Test (HIV1 AND 2)

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...test used in sweden are ELISA third generation test and are HV 1 combined with HIV 2 and and the accurracy is the same for both HIV 1 and 2 But also HIV 1 test in most cases will also pick up HIV 2 but are not as good as HIV 1 and 2 combined in... Read more »

1/2 generation elisa

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...It looks like in France mostly Elisa 1 and 2nd generation tests are still being used. Does anybody knows what's the reliability of these tests after 8 weeks. Thanks Read more »

oraquick advanced rapid hiv1/2 (oral swab)

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I have taken the test using the oraquick advanced rapid hiv1/2 antibody test (oral swab). I thought I was sure of the negative result that I rcvd at 15 weeks post expo. But I find my self doubting, since the symptoms are more convincing. How much... Read more »