Flu Virus And Hiv Mutation
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Stanford University, School of MedicineNot that I am aware of.... Read more »
North Shore University HospitalThanks for your question.When a person is infected with HIV, it mutates to escape the pressure put on it by the immune system. It is this reaction to the virus that causes a "positive" test result since we measure antibody against the... Read more »
AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure CoastI don't think so; this would be a survival of the weakest scenario. Those viruses that mutated to the extreme point you describe would fade into oblivion and we would be left with virulent HIV well-equipped to continue devastating mankind.... Read more »
University of Chicago HospitalsOnce a resistance mutation has been acquired and becomes part of the dominant species, it certainly can be transmitted to other people. There is evidence that this is happening frequently, e.g. in 7-12% of new infections in urban centers in the... Read more »
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Posted by ashler1977, 1 ReplyExcellent news!
SYDNEY (January 16, 2013) An Australian scientist said Wednesday he had discovered a way to turn the HIV virus against itself in human cells in the laboratory, in an important advance in the quest for an AIDS cure.
David Harrich from... Read more »
Posted by drnsee, 3 RepliesI'm aware that the HIV virus itself may mutate over time. However, my partner who has had HIV twice as long as I have heard that it actually mutates your own [human] DNA. That it integrates into your system so much that this happens over time.
I'm... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyRecently Is that true the fact that exist mutated hiv(can't detect Antibody test)?
If the fact's true.. How should we do?
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Posted by TwinsDad, 2 RepliesMy question is:
Why we Humans do not create a new virus strain that will merge with the original HIV virus and create a different mutation that will replicate until it reaches several mutations that are not bad for our organism or changes the... Read more »
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