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How HIV Drugs Get Approved

Why Does It Take So Long to Approve New Drugs? Developing a new drug can take 10 years or more. First, drug companies must find substances that are active against HIV. Most HIV drugs are identified by testing existing drugs for anti-HIV activity ( screening ). A newer method is rational drug design . In this process, scientists "build" drug molecules to fight HIV in specific ways. When a promising drug is identified, it goes through ...
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A Long Term, Long Sleeping Survivor

Dear Dr. Bob,It's been a long time since I've visited this site, but you're obviously still doing the same great job. You deserve all the accolades and kudos received from all of your readers - me included!Quick background: probably...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Dear Sleepy but not Dopey in NC,Thanks for returning to this site and for your very kind words.Isn't fatigue annoying? I'm glad you are eliminating the " factorials " in the " multi-factorial " potential causes. (You... Read more »

Re: Long live TheBody.com! Long live RJ Frascino

Hi,...undervalued...!? That, I am sure, was the understatement of all the milleniums this earth has known. Thanks for understanding.Hey, I read your message and want to let all know that it is true. I didn't have to donate anything to get my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi "No Longer" Worried Girl,In West Africa "419" dupes people by any means thinkable??? Hmmm, here in the U.S. we call that "Gee Dubya."Stay well.Dr. Bob... Read more »

How long is too long to wait for treatment?

My husband was recently diagnosed with AIDS (two weeks ago). Apparently, by the C4T cell cound (<20!) and the high viral load (Over 100.000) this has been part f him for years. He is waiting for an appt. with a specialist - but it is two weeks...
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
Good he is on Septra. Probably the most important medicine for him right now. Clearly he needs HIV meds, and I suspect that the specialist will get him started when he sees him next week.... Read more »

Long live TheBody.com! Long live RJ Frascino

Bobbie Wonder,Yours is a wonderful life, a beautiful poured-out life. Your service to man-kind in these dreadful times is unequalled. The existence of this site cannot be undervalued, the hope and comfort it (+ U) offers cannot be overemphasized....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi "No Longer" Worried Girl,"The existence of this site cannot be UNDERvalued . . . ?!?!?" Hmmm . . . I don't know about that. I've received some comments that rank me and my forum right up there (down there?) with... Read more »
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Long term Nonprogressors

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I am loooking to see if anyone is or knows a long term nonprogressors. Please contact me: bellasurfer311@yahoo.com

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How long after "symptoms" would you test positive?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
How long after "symptoms" would you test positive regardless if you have ARS or not..... Read more »

Well that didn't last long

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
HaHa, made you look!

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How long after seroconversion do you test pos.??

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Say at 2-3 weeks, you have ARS symptoms.....the person is basicly seroconverting.

How long after that would they test pos. on a rapid test???

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