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Log 10 Hiv-1 Rna

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What is Log Plasma RNA?

I read an article entitled Can HIV Be Cured, and in it there was a graphic of the Idealized Effect of Antiretroviral Therapy onPlasma HIV levels Over 1 year. On the graphic there is a line stating the Log Plasma RNA, and because I am doing aresearch...
Cal Cohen, M.D., M.S.

Response from Cal Cohen, M.D., M.S.

Harvard Medical School
The plasma RNA is commonly referred to as "viral load," a measure of the amount of HIV virus in the plasma. It can be expressed in absolute numbers (of copies per ml) or in logs. I don't want to get into a high school math lesson,... Read more »

HCV RNA QT LOG 5.97 logiu/ml

what does this mean, please. I completed treatment 6 months ago and my viral load was >.07. Is... Read more »

HCV RNA Qnt Real-Time PCR 6.3 (log 10)

What does my test result mean? HCV RNA Qnt Real-Time PCR 6.3 log 10 value, viral load result for... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Nearly 2,000 New HIV Cases Logged in Kazakhstan During 2010

A state statistics agency is reporting that 165 new HIV cases were logged in Kazakhstan last December for a total of 1,969 infections in 2010. That compares with 2,072 in 2009, statisticians said. The country has a population of more than 16.4... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

AIDS Helpline in Tanzania Logs 22,000 Inquiries in 7 Months

Toll-free helplines in Tanzania have logged more than 22,000 calls inquiring about HIV/AIDS information and counseling services, the Daily News reported Saturday. Thirty percent of the calls requested information on HIV transmission, 22 percent on... Read more »
Johns Hopkins AIDS Service

FDA Review of Viral RNA Testing

Shortly after the approval of the three protease inhibitors, the FDA reviewed the diagnostic assays that quantitate HIV RNA.These tests are being used by many clinicians to monitor viral loads in their patients and to assess their response to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

"Smart Bomb" RNA Molecule Could Take Out Drug-Resistant HIV

Researchers have engineered an RNA molecule to block freely circulating HIV as well as replication inside infected cells. Tests in mice engineered to be susceptible to HIV showed the chimeric RNAs reduced HIV-1 replication by several orders and... Read more »
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Posted by Trophy, 1 Reply
I am now going to log in so that I can help anyone if I can , there are too many anonymous posters here and trouble makers. I hope I can help since I have been a WW for 2 years and have done alot of web surfing about HIV. I am negative but HIV is a... Read more »


Dear people when you post please log in,use a name,
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Difference between RNA-PCR and RNA-bDNA tests?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does anybody know the difference between RNA-PCR and RNA-bDNA tests?

Are these tests accurate? Any false negative or false positive results? Are they worth taking to evaluate early HIV infection when possible early HIV infection symptoms are present?

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