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Hiv Origins

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HIV Origin

Hi Doc. What do you think about Tulane University's recent study that suggests SIV has been up to 75,000 years ago? How does data change what we thought we knew about HIV, its lethality, and its presence amongst human populations in the past?...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...conjunction with Michael Worobey, evolutionary biologist at the University of Arizona.Marx tested his theory that SIV had ancient origins by seeking out DNA samples from monkey populations that had been isolated for thousands of years. His team... Read more »

HIV Origins Truth or Dare?

Dr. Bob: Truth or Dare? What can you say is really the case as to why HIV was originated? We've all... Read more »

Origins of HIV and food

Dear Bob,My name is John and I am writing from Holland. I hope my next question will not sound... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scientists Confirm That HIV Originated in Wild Chimpanzees, Study Says

...Control and Prevention . --> Reprinted with permission from kaisernetwork.org . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at www.kaisernetwork.org/dailyreports/hiv . The ... Read more »
Community HIV/AIDS Mobilization Project

Bail Granted for Pregnant HIV-Positive Woman Originally Sentenced to Give Birth in Prison

...much relief that I tell you -- Ms. T was released yesterday on bail, perhaps ironically, for the same reason that the judge originally imprisoned her, and efforts are proceeding forward to appeal her initial sentence. Since the first public news... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Migrants Traveling to Their Country of Origin: A Bridge Population for HIV Transmission?

...who have unprotected heterosexual contact in both the Netherlands and their homeland could serve as a bridge population for HIV and sexually transmitted infection (STI) transmission, noted the authors, who studied the determinants for such a... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

India: Restore Original HIV/AIDS Bill, Urge Activists

...targets HIV-positive women and children. The activists called on the health ministry, which now has the proposal, to restore the original draft. Back to other news for December 2008 Search the Newsroom archive Read more »
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Man who spreads lies about HIV origins

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Here's one crazy man who's spreading lies about HIV, particularly in the black community: http://www.all-natural.com/horo-3.html I guess it's easier to believe in these theories Read more »

PREVENIR CONTAGIO POR HIV (IDEA ORIGINAL DNA)

Posted by TOLKIEN
...MEDIDAS DE PREVENCIN TRANSMISION SEXUAL La utilizacin del preservativo es el nico mtodo efectivo de prevencin de la infeccin por HIV en la medida en que sea utilizado correctamente y se respeten las condiciones de eficacia. CONDICIONES DE... Read more »

PERIODO VENTANA / HIV (idea original DNA)

Posted by TOLKIEN
A QUE SE DENOMINA PERIODO DE VENTANA? El Perodo de Ventana o de seroconversin, se corresponde con el primer estado de la infeccin, es decir que, a pesar de un resultado negativo (no reactivo), la persona puede estar infectada y, por lo tanto,... Read more »

periodo de ventana/HIV (idea original DNA)

Posted by TOLKIEN
A QUE SE DENOMINA PERIODO DE VENTANA? El Perodo de Ventana o de seroconversin, se corresponde con el primer estado de la infeccin, es decir que, a pesar de un resultado negativo (no reactivo), la persona puede estar infectada y, por lo tanto,... Read more »