Different Cultural Views Of HIV
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AIDS Epidemic Varies Between Regions, Cultures; Requires Different, Often "Entirely Novel" Approaches, Lancet Editorial SaysThe global AIDS epidemic is not just one but multiple epidemics, each with a "different dynamic and course" that varies between communities, cultures, governments and economic systems, a Lancet editorial says. These variations may be "subtle"... Read more »
Many Catholics Reject Church Ban on Birth Control, Condoms for HIV Prevention; New Pope Unlikely to Have Differing ViewsA large majority of Roman Catholics in the United States, Europe and developing nations largely ignore the church's teaching banning the use of artificial birth control, the Baltimore Sun reports. The late Pope John Paul II in 1968 restated the... Read more »
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Welcome to the forum. I'm pleased that after reading "only a handful" of my responses you "have gotten a lot of valuable information." I encourage you to keep reading and continue learning! As for politics,... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineHIV culture in general is not available in hospital or even in alot of commercial labs. CD8 depletion will remove certain suppressive effects that limit growing HIV in culture, but that is generally required to coax very small amounts of infectious... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineThey would be culturable and not all HIV is syncytia forming.MH... Read more »
North Shore University HospitalViral culture can only be done in specialized labs that have safety procedures in place (biosafety level 2, or P2).Culture is used for research purposes only. In fact the RNA and DNA testing is much more sensitive than viral culture for diagnosing... Read more »
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I am written from Spain. I had a negative Elisa test at 39 days after exposure . I also have a negative PCR RNA test at 42 days.
My doctor is telling me 100% I am OK, but looking into this forum and the questions to the doctors , I started... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHi all,
I still see many people that already have tested Negative at 3 months, Congrats.
First of all I want to ask a question for you in the US, Do you need to pay for your test by yourself? I heard someone that Paid 200-400 USD for A PCR.
Sweden are... Read more »
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