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How Long Does It Take To Develop Antibodies To Hiv

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New Antibody Discovered for HIV

I have just watched a CNN interview with Dr. Fauci that revealed the discovery of a new antibody to fight the transmission of the HIV virus. Will this new antibody also become the basis for a possible cure for the disease. It sounds to good to be...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...BobScientists Find Antibodies That Prevent Most HIV Strains From Infecting Human CellsDiscovery to Advance HIV Vaccine Design, Antibody Therapy for Other Diseases July 8, 2010Atomic structure of the antibody VRC01 (blue and green) binding to HIV... Read more »

How long can antibodies be detected?

Dear Dr. McGowan,Would a person's HIV antibody level still be high enough to detect on a standard... Read more »

Babies born to hiv infected mothers

How long will it take before a babies is free of her mother's antibodies and be tested negative? Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Antibodies Present in Long-Term HIV Survivors Could Contribute to Vaccine Development, Study Says

... HIV-positive people who do not develop AIDS and do not require antiretroviral medication could provide insight for new strategies in vaccine development, according to a Read more »
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Scientists Find Antibodies That Prevent Most HIV Strains From Infecting Human Cells

... Atomic structure of the antibody VRC01 (blue and green) binding to HIV (grey and red). The precise site of VRC01-HIV binding (red) is a subset of the area of Read more »
California Institute of Technology

Caltech Scientists Show Why Anti-HIV Antibodies Are Ineffective at Blocking Infection

... Pasadena, Calif. -- Some 25 years after the AIDS epidemic spawned a worldwide search for an effective vaccine against the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), progress in the Read more »
The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...infected, your immune system will make antibodies against HIV. The most common HIV tests look for these antibodies. The HIV antibody test (called ELISA or EIA) is one of the most reliable medical tests. It can be done on blood, mouth swab, or... Read more »
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4th Generation HIV Test

Posted by Trophy
...limitation of the S/LS test strategy may be the detection of individuals with long-standing infection (0.4%) and late-stage AIDS (2%). Thus, CD4 cell counts and clinical information may be required to support results obtained by the S/LS test... Read more »

hiv oral quick vs blood test

Posted by bless4u, 3 Replies
... how long does it take for the antibodies to form on test there story says it can lay dormant . Read more »

What makes you be so sure?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...following numbers on papers? Not real cases? I keep my position. No one really knows how long the human body needs to develop HIV antibodies. I'm sure that the people posting information about the famous three months, had never personally met an... Read more »

Symptoms and postive test

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...How long after you have symptoms will it take for your body to produce enough antibodies to show up positive? Read more »