If You Catch Hiv In Its Early Stages Can It Be Cured
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,See below. I have nothing new to add at this time.Dr. Bobcure (CURE)Feb 6, 2009 what are the limitations in finding the cure for hiv Response from Dr. Frascino Hi, Time for an HIV cure reality check, as this question comes up frequently. Care... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineDepends on what early is. Nothing is 100% reliable within the first 4 weeks of infection. DNA PCR and viral load tests become positive by 4 weeks. Antibody tests within 4-12 weeks.MH... Read more »
University of Massachusetts, Medical SchoolMy best guess is that you have been lucky; there is no reason that HIV infection should suppress your HSV infection, in fact HIV infection can exacerbate HSV infections because of the immunodeficiency which results from HIV infection;JLS.... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,Actually, I'm probably one of the most optimistic people on the planet. However, I'm also a scientist. There are a number of vaccine trials ongoing. However, even a phase II trial is a very long ways away from being ready for primetime.... Read more »
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Posted by ashler1977, 1 ReplyVery early antiretroviral treatment limits the size of HIV reservoir
http://www.aidsmap.com/Very-early-antiretroviral-treatment-limits-the-size-of-HIV-reservoir/page/2587303/ Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesEarly this year this was published.
Researchers, including a BYU scientist, believe they have found a new compound that could finally kill the HIV/AIDS virus, not just slow it down as current treatments do.
And, unlike the expensive, drug cocktails... Read more »
Posted by cute_butterfly, 3 RepliesIn a sensational development that will bring hope to millions dying of Aids, 25-year-old Andrew Stimpson has miraculously tested NEGATIVE for the disease after having it for more than a year.
The results so dumbfounded doctors they repeated the test... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesCan anyone tell me:
* If there is any benefit to testing at the 1 month mark?
* If there is any benefit to using the Home Access test at, say, 4, 6, & 8 weeks?
By "benefit", I of course mean "will it catch antibodies if they have been developed... Read more »
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