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Immunization Titer Hiv

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Ask the Experts


If I recieved the 3 dose hepatitis b vaccine series, why does my blood work indicate no immunity?Should I get a booster?
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
...You don't indicate what the status of your immune system is and where you are on the HIV spectrum. And yes, sometimes it does require a booster to see detectable antibody. Read more »

HIV and MMR Vaccine

I am going back to school and my titer results show that I am immune to mumps but not measles nor... Read more »

vaccination titers prove immune competence?

Dear Doctor Dieterich:I am concerned about delayed serocinversion due to a possible simultaneous... Read more »
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

Smallpox Vaccination and the Patient With HIV/AIDS

...Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) presented a detailed operational plan for implementing a large-scale smallpox vaccination. 1 The purpose of this article is to review the CDC plan and the relevant issues as applied to... Read more »
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

Stimulating Vaccine Development:

...strategy are numerous, explained McInnes. "Young infants are vulnerable to numerous infections but they are least responsive to active immunization. Pregnant women do have access to healthcare and they do respond well to vaccines. IgG antibodies... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Merck HIV Vaccine Trial Results: Hopes Dim for Struggling Field

...One of the yawning information gaps highlighted by the Merck HIV vaccine trial is the absence of data regarding the impact of vaccination on adenovirus-specific T-cell immune responses. Although it was logical for researchers to focus on the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New HIV Vaccine Shows Promising Results in Preclinical Studies

...ELISPOT (enzyme-linked immunospot) responses to Gag peptides. Johnson considers the study results promising. "The International AIDS Vaccine Initiative has done a review and picked our approach as one of several that they are pushing into human... Read more »
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Selective IgM deficiency

Posted by Impossible, 1 Reply innate immune system and all of the circumstances it's quite reasonable to be skeptical of a 13 and 17 week negative anti-HIV test being fully definitive or conclusive. Read more »


Posted by Anonymous
...AIDS Clinical Trials Information Services AIDS Treatment Data Network HIV/AIDS Information Center Medscape HIV/AIDS ... Read more »

HIV vaccine in the making

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...this article below and someone explain a couple of things to me..i am a health care professional, and part of my job is HIV/AIDS education. during my trainin on HIV i was told and (i teach this as well to my students) that people can't get HIV... Read more »

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 »