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Is AIDS Caused By A Retrovirus?

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htlv-3 is a new retrovirus

Dr. ConwayHTLV-3 was once the name for what is now known as HIV-1. but sometime in late 2004, two new retroviruses were discovered: HTLV-3 and HTLV-4. Please research this so the man who's post you answered doesn't slip into a depression....
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
I stand properly corrected. In the journal Retrovirology, a group at the Pasteur Institute recently reported on a new human retrovirus, tentatively called HTLV-3. I show a direct link to the May 12, 2005 paper... Read more »

Retrovirus!!!!!!!!!!!!

Can you please name some other retrovirus's besides hiv? Is Human Parvo Virus a retrovirus?... Read more »

please describe Acute Retrovirus Seroconversion rash that you have seen.

Dr. Bob,Hello good man. Gay male, neg, awaiting hopefully another 45 days for a 90 day woohoo... Read more »
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Coverage of CROI 2009: The 16th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections

Expert Conference Overviews --> A Review of Cardiovascular Disease and HIV: Highlights From CROI 2009 David Wohl, M.D., provides a detailed summary. Which CROI 2009 Studies Are Most Likely to Impact Clinical Care? Tune in as Joel Gallant,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

First Human Cases of Two Retroviruses Discovered Among People in Contact With Monkey Meat in Cameroon

Scientists have detected the first human cases of two retroviruses among two people in rural Cameroon who hunt monkeys and other primates, according to a study presented on Friday at the 12th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections ... Read more »
Infectious Diseases in Corrections Report

Coverage of the 14th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)

Defining the "Down Low" New Antiretroviral Agents Current Antiretrovirals Metabolic Complications HCV Therapy Conclusions References Defining the "Down Low" The Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) is the premier... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses Journal Publishes Special Issue on Prevention

The journal of AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses has published a special issue examining the "complex factors involved in the sexual transmission of HIV, the urgent need for new preventive approaches, and the most promising methods currently in... Read more »
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nuevo retrovirus XMRV igual sintoma que vih

Posted by mariana, 2 Replies
http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SafeSex/Q212990.html

LEAN ESTE LINK ESPECIALMENTE ATERRORIZADO JER Y DEMAS QUE HAYAN TENIDO SINTOMAS RAROS DESPUES DE LA RELACION SEXUAL. ACA EL TESTIMONIO DE QUIEN TUVO TODOS LOS SINTOMAS DE VIH Y PASO POR MILES DE... Read more »

ARS from non HIV retroviruses?

Posted by bobarama
can you get ars, sexually or through blood transfusion, from retroviruses other than HIV? Read more »

retrovirus HIV human made?

Posted by vaccineman, 2 Replies
I dont know if this topic is appropriate here but i always wondered if HIV was man made. For what I know scientists started playing with viruses in 1905 then came WW2 with all those experiments of the NAZI labs ( very advanced for their time). The... Read more »

Number ONE cause of Death

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hey, isn't it sad in the terror days of anti-retroviral therapy and Junk Science brought to you by the members of AIDS Inc., that the number one cause of death in AIDS patients today is LIVER FAILURE!!!!!!!!!!

Boy isn't that a surprise? I really... Read more »