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Hiv Immunity And Mutations

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Innate Immunity for HIV?? (DELTA 32 MUTATION, 2011)

Hi Doctor. (Love your Humor)I was wondering if someone can be immune from getting HIV/AIDS. I was diagnosed back in Jan 2010 with a cd4 Count of84 also diagnosed with Hiv Encehalopothy with extensive gliosis in my brain. I have been with my negative...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi Hawaii Guy,There is a genetic mutation termed Delta 32 that does confer immunity to the most common type of HIV (CCR5). See below. Alternatively it's also possible Read more »

HIV develops escape mutations to evade immune system

Hi Dr. Bob I just want to know your thoughts about this recent discovery. And also as a result of... Read more »

mutated CCR5 gene, delta 32,

Hi, I just finished watching the PBS program on the black plague amd the mutated CCR5 gene, delta... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV's Mutations to Avoid Immune Defenses Can Be Passed to Wider Population, Study Says

... HIV can adapt rapidly to evade immune system responses, and these mutations can be passed on in the wider population, according to a study published Thursday in the journal Nature , Reuters reports. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Amino Acid Mutations in Protein Might Make HIV Vulnerable to Immune System Attack, Study Finds

... Mutations found in four amino acids in the protein that surrounds HIV might make the virus vulnerable to the immune system, according Read more »
The Body PRO

Immune Control of HIV Replication

...prevent them from becoming infected. Craig McClure: Bruce, during your talk, you talked about ongoing HIV replication and HIV mutations caused by post-immunity over time that are then being transmitted. What do you think are the potential... Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding the Immune System

... Introduction Key Organs of the Immune System HIV and the Immune System Footnotes Introduction The immune system is made up of cells and organs that protect your body Read more »
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HIV question

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...been following posts here on the body and also in doctor Gallant's forum and i have a question for someone with knowledge on HIV. I have been hearing about variant strains and mutaions that make the ELisa test incapable of detection I would like... Read more »

new HIV strain

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Having been through a past HIV scare, I was watching the news this evening and became quite concerned over what I heard. This medical segment went on to state Read more »

"HIV" wiped out monkeys 2 million years ago..

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...immune to the AIDS virus and its simian variants, pointed toward an AIDS-like disease as the culprit. Scientists believe that HIV, the virus that causes AIDS 9 (sic), originated in apes or monkeys and was transferred or mutated its way into... Read more »

aids engineered by a christian doctor

Posted by Anonymous, 8 Replies
...too many christians are saying that aids and hiv are the wrath of god on homosexuals. what actually happened was a doctor who was born again bioengineered aids in a lab, infected Read more »