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retrovirus HIV human made?

Posted by vaccineman, 2 Replies
I dont know if this topic is appropriate here but i always wondered if HIV was man made. For what I know scientists started playing with viruses in 1905 then came WW2 with all those experiments of the NAZI labs ( very advanced for their time). The... Read more »

ARS from non HIV retroviruses?

Posted by bobarama
can you get ars, sexually or through blood transfusion, from retroviruses other than HIV? Read more »

nuevo retrovirus XMRV igual sintoma que vih

Posted by mariana, 2 Replies
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LEAN ESTE LINK ESPECIALMENTE ATERRORIZADO JER Y DEMAS QUE HAYAN TENIDO SINTOMAS RAROS DESPUES DE LA RELACION SEXUAL. ACA EL TESTIMONIO DE QUIEN TUVO TODOS LOS SINTOMAS DE VIH Y PASO POR MILES DE... Read more »

como actua el retrovirus XMRV

Posted by ATERRORIZADO3, 3 Replies


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early hiv, worried

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi folks, just wondering if you guys who are HIV+ out there can remember when you first got infected, if you experienced any of the suite of symptoms known as acute retroviral syndrome (ARS, also called AVS acute viral syndrome). This means, sore... Read more »
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Retrovirus

Dear Doctor,Could you tell me why HIV is retrovirus? Are there any virus that are retrovirus?What feature is retrovirus?vatana...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Vatana-Thank you for your post.Retroviruses like HIV all share a common natural history that defines this family of viruses. These viruses carry a chromosome composed of the genetic material RNA; this RNA must then be converted to a DNA version... Read more »

Retrovirus!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Can you name a few retrovirus besides hiv? Is Human Parvo virus a retrovirus? Thanks for your time. I have IGG antibodies for Parvo virs but not IGM. So if I could produce antibodies to this virus wouldn't I be able to produce antibodies to...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Parvovirus is NOT a retrovirus.... Read more »

Retrovirus!!!!!!!!!!!!

Can you please name some other retrovirus's besides hiv? Is Human Parvo Virus a retrovirus? If my body can make antibodies to Human Parvo virus then wouldn't it be able to make antibodies to HIV?...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
Retroviruses are RNA viruses, of which there are 4 that are found in humans: HIV-1 (most common form of HIV in the U.S.), HIV-2 (most common form in Africa), HTLV-I (which causes adult T cell leukemia/lymphoma and HTLV-I-associated myelopathy), and... Read more »

Could You Name 2 Other Types Of Retroviruses

Dr. Young; Please could you tell me 2 common retrovirses, if such do excist.Bob...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Dear Bob-Retroviruses are actually quite common among animals (including several members that infect humans). Human retroviruses include HTLV (Human T Cell Lymphotrophic virus) and HIV; there are other retroviruses that commonly infect monkeys,... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report Summarizes Findings Presented at 12th Conference on Retroviruses

Scientists this week at the 12th Annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections in Boston have presented the findings of various HIV/AIDS-related research. The findings of two studies are summarized below: Combination... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Morning-After HIV Drugs Backed at Retrovirus Conference

Offering morning-after treatment to people potentially exposed to HIV through unprotected sex appears to ward off infection and does not increase risky sexual behavior, Brazilian researchers reported Monday at the Ninth Conference on Retroviruses... Read more »
TheBodyPRO.com

The 15th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections

TREATMENT STRATEGIES: HIV is colorblind. So, then why are certain racial and ethnic minorities hit harder by the HIV epidemic than others in terms of diagnosis, treatment and disease progression ? Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D., explores these issues... Read more »
AIDS Action Council

Major AIDS Organizations Launch Campaign To Expand National Retrovirus Conference

Contact: Joe Zuñiga, AIDS Action (202) 986-1300 Ext. 3042 Washington, D.C., January 22 - Responding to the concerns of the HIV community, aswell as scientists, physicians, and other professionals engaged in AIDSresearch, several major AIDS... Read more »