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How Does Hiv Infect Replicate And

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Ask the Experts

HIV Replication

Hi Dr. Sherer:Does HIV still replicate or mutates even though a person is undetectable?Thank you.
Renslow Sherer, M.D.

Response from Renslow Sherer, M.D.

University of Chicago Hospitals
...Yes. Even in the presence of a viral load below 50 copies/ml, there is evidence of ongoing replication in sequestered sites of HIV infection such as the central nervous system and the gonads. Different viral evolution patterns have been observed... Read more »

Replication Capacity and HIV disease progression

I recently seroconverted two months ago. Shortly afterwards, the HIV clinic that I being... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

How HIV Does (and Does Not) Infect, and How it Replicates

... HIV can be spread from person to person, but only by a few means. The most common of these are: exchanging body fluids during sexual Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Scientists Say Latently Infected Cells May Stoke the Fire of HIV Replication

...Reservoirs of dormant HIV hiding out in the immune systems of infected individuals play a critical role in sustaining active infection, according to a Read more »
The Body PRO

High Replication Capacity is Not Associated With High Baseline Viral Load in Untreated Patients With Primary HIV Infection

... High Replication Capacity Is Associated With High Baseline Viral Load in Untreated Subjects With Primary HIV Infection (Oral 152) Authored by S.J. Little, S.D.W. Frost, J.P. Routy, A.C. Collier, J.B. Margolick, E.S. Daar, R.A. Koup, Read more »
Project Inform

HIV Replication Capacity and Treatment Decisions

...Researchers have known since the mid-1990s that some versions (strains) of HIV are less potent than others. Yet only recently have a number of studies sought to determine whether reductions or increases in Read more »
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See,I told you HIV replicates a cell's DNA TO RNA

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
The below is plagerized from Gallant ( the guru!) I know that the present antiretroviral medications do not actually kill the virus. However, if the medications inhibit the virus from reproducing, doesn't the virus die by... Read more »


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Acute HIV Infection Overview

Posted by Anonymous
...been described [18, 19]. Heterozygotes for the deletion exhibit significant lower viral setpoints and slower progression to AIDS. In addition to mutations in the chemokine receptor genes, a number of HLA class I alleles have been described to be... Read more »

Acute Viral Syndrome

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Would Anyone with HIV please explain the Acute Viral Syndrome to me? What were your experiences? What type and how long did your symptoms last? Read more »