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AIDS InfoNet

Vaccinations and HIV

... What Are Vaccinations? What's Different for People With HIV? Which Vaccinations Are Recommended? HIV-Positive Travelers What Are Vaccinations? Vaccinations, or immunizations, are treatments that build up your body's defenses against certain infections. For example, many people
Ask the Experts

hepatitis vaccination for hiv+

does hiv+ and hepatitis B carrier need vaccination for hepatitis A and C? Thank you.
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Hello and thank you for your post.First off, there is no vaccination for hepatitis C.All persons with HIV (or gay, HIV negative men) should be offered vaccinations for hepatitis A and hepatitis B; this is a US national guideline recommendation. Read more »

Hep A and B Vaccines for HIV+ persons

Do you recommend Hep A & B vaccinations for HIV+ positive persons and why or why not?
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...I do recommend these vaccines since I don't want my HIV infected patients to get any infections they can be prevented from getting. This is also true of pneumococcal vaccine and influenza Read more »

Vaccines and HIV testing

Hi Dr. Franscino,After reading a recent post I'm a little concerned. The post mentioned that a recent Gardasil vaccine and flu vaccine gave one girl a false positive HIV test. Would it be possible to have a counter effect? Would a flu vaccine,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,No, absolutely not. The immune system and immune response to vaccinations do not work that way!! Relax Max. Your fears are unwarranted.Dr. Bob Read more »

HBV vaccination and HIV ELISA

Can recent HBV vaccination cause a false positive HIV ELISA and/or WB?
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Experimental TB Vaccine For HIV-Positive People Enters Phase II Clinical Trials

... Biopharmaceutical company Crucell and the Aeras Global Tuberculosis Vaccine Foundation announced the start of "Phase II clinical trial of a tuberculosis-vaccine candidate targeted at adults infected with Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

University of South Florida Studies Flu Vaccine, HIV

...dose of the 2009 H1N1 influenza vaccine elicits a protective immune response in pregnant women, children, and young adults with HIV. The University of South Florida (USF) will be enrolling participants through its division of pediatric infectious... Read more »
The Body PRO

Poster Session 42405: The Effectiveness of Hepatitis B Vaccination in HIV-Infected Patients

...injections over a period of six months, and a protective antibody response is typically found in 90% of people completing the vaccine. This study looked at whether hepatitis B ("Hep B") vaccination is any less effective in patients with HIV, and... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Measures Needed to Motivate Private Sector to Invest in Vaccines for HIV, Other Diseases, Opinion Piece Says

... "Twenty-three years after the discovery of HIV ... the time has come for us to put in place a new accelerated system for finding and producing the vaccines we need," International Read more »
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HIV vaccine in the making

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...get HIV..they may get other diseases that is similar to HIV but not HIV itself. and according to this study, they tested this vaccine in monkey and it was effective..??!! of course it would be effective, because monkeys dont get HIV. i mean, am i... Read more »

HIV Vaccine Scam

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...RedFlagsDaily.com) I told you so. I told you so in the scientific literature. I told you so on the internet. I told you that an HIV vaccine would never work. This week, the long-awaited results from an independent trial of the world?s best... Read more »

AIDS VACCINE question

Posted by cassiusp
...road trip organized from south florida for a bunch of poz guys to go and participate on the trial studies going on for the HIV vaccine in DC. But before I can start this endeavor I want to get to know as much as I can about the vaccine trials.... Read more »

vaccine for AIDS

Posted by onmission, 4 Replies
Mail back to onmission@rediffmail.com for further information. Read more »