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Hiv Biology And Pathogenesis

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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues in HIV+ Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have
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Ticking biological clock...

I am not sure if there is a forum for this but are there any resources available for HIV positive people to pursue gestational carriers or surrogacy as a means of having a family? I am currently in contact with a lab that washes and stores sperm,...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...Hospital:http://www.massgeneral.org/dental/services/treatmentprograms.aspx?id=1334Several places in the United States also do sperm washing to clean your sperm out of any possible HIV. It is also important to know that if your viral load has been... Read more »

HIV: Biological Weapon by Uncle Sam?

Hi Dr. Frascino, I just want to say that you are a godsend, and in my opinion, the model human being we all should be. You helped me a great deal in my time of need, and you put my mind at ease when I was sure I was infected. I thank you from the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...His stories, including the one you mention, lack not only credible evidence but also common sense. No, this was not in the archives previously as this site does not pander to fiction. I suggest you watch the News Hour with Jim Lehrer on PBS... Read more »

gene therapy and immune based therapies: changing treatment of hiv?

Goodday Nelson from Greece... In Greece where i am there is not alot of chatter about gene based therapies or immune therapies- i wonder if in US (since you wrote in your last email) that you follow gene based and immune therapies hoping that they...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...replicative fitness of HIV for up to three years following just one injection. Keystone Symposia on Molecular Mechanisms of HIV Pathogenesis and HIV Vaccine (Banff, Alberta, Canada) March 2008 VIRxSYS presented initial mouse and primate data... Read more »

Case study for biology

What precautions do medical professionals take to protect themselves from the AIDS virus?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,We use "universal precautions" to protect ourselves form bloodborne diseases, such as HIV and hepatitis. These precautions protect in both directions infected patient to health care worker and vice versa. You can Read more »
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The Center for AIDS

An Overview of the Biology and Viral Pathogenesis of Lymphoproliferative Disorders in HIV-Infected Patients

...complex process not determined by HIV replication. In this review, we examine advances in understanding the biology and viral pathogenesis of lymphoproliferative disorders among HIV-infected patients. Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Non-Hodgkin... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Socioeconomic, Biological Factors Placing Women in Pakistan at Increased Risk of HIV, Health Minister Says

... Women in Pakistan are at increased risk of contracting HIV because of socioeconomic and biological factors, Minister of Health Muhammad Nasir Khan said recently at a workshop at Quaid-i-Azam University in Islamabad, Pakistan, Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Biological and Demographic Causes of High HIV and Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevalence in Men Who Have Sex With Men

... Men who have sex with men (MSM) are disproportionately affected by HIV. MSM and heterosexual networks are distinguished by biologically determined sexual role segregation among heterosexual individuals but not among MSM, and by anal/vaginal... Read more »
The Body PRO

Female Patients' Stigma, Disclosure Concerns Reduce Their Access to HIV and TB Care in Africa, Study Shows

...treatment experience in urban and rural Uganda . In: Program and abstracts of the 5th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention; July 19-22, 2009; Cape Town, South Africa. Abstract MOPEC029. View poster:... Read more »
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Biology Lab On HIV.Gues who was infected?

Posted by stupidgirl, 2 Replies
...First day back to college. My first lab for my biology class was today. Take a sick guess what it was on........The spread of HIV. Now take another guess who just happened to get the Read more »

Questionaire on AIDS and Treatment For HS Biology

Posted by thom26
...Hello, My name is Thomas Nesbitt and I am doing an extensive research project for a senior biology class on HIV/AIDS. I am looking for people preferably with AIDS, but if you just have HIV currently, it is perfectly fine. Any Read more »

Basic Science Project Director

Posted by Anonymous
...TAG policy, programs and advocacy projects focusing on basic and applied research on HIV infection, including: Etiology and pathogenesis of HIV infection; Epidemiology and natural history of HIV infection; Fundamental primate and human... Read more »

Beyond Flat Earth Medicine

Posted by Anonymous
...Alternative Health Physicians calling into question the conventional, pharmaceutically based medical model for the alleged viral pathogenesis of "HIV=AIDS" and the methods of treatment for the 29 previously known and unrelated AIDS-like... Read more »