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Pathogenesis Of AIDS

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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Relationship between AIDS and HIV

...delineated, abundant epidemiologic, virologic and immunologic data support the conclusion that infection with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is the underlying cause of AIDS. The evidence for HIV's primary role in the pathogenesis of AIDS is reviewed elsewhere (Ho et al., 1987; Fauci, 1988, 1993a; Greene, 1993; Levy, 1993; Weiss, 1993). In addition, many scientists (Blattner et al., 1988a,b; Ginsberg, 1988; Evans, 1989a,b, 1992; Weiss...
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HIV/AIDS

Dr. Bob, If the new treatment guideline is to start treatment at CD4 count of 350, is the new definition of AIDS also at CD4 count of 350? or still at the CD4 count of 200?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...remains the same. Guidelines for when to begin antiretrovirals have changed a number of times, based on increased knowledge of HIV/AIDS pathogenesis and the development and availability of new, novel, less toxic and better tolerated... Read more »

HHV6(a) and HIV Pathogenesis

Have you any view about the role of HHV6 variant (a) in HIV pathogenesis? There have been a number of reports recently which seem to indicate that this virus, in people infected with HIV, is very destructive and may actually be the virus which...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...beenimplicated as being linked to several different diseases. It has now beensuggested to be a possible co-factor in the progression of HIV to AIDS. Thisdoes NOT mean that a person must have HHV-6 to get AIDS. What it does meanis that having... Read more »

Are HIV Patients Still Losing Sulfer?

Many years ago, at either a DAIDS sponsored pathogenesis meeting, or an International AIDS Society Meeting, I heard a speaker (Ph.D. or M.D.) state that intracellular levels of glutathione were far more predictive of HIV disease progression than...
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
I am not aware of any randomized control studies, but there is a lot of basic science work that has been published recently on the topic. Read more »

Cure for aids.. solution found!

Ok heres the cure for aids people, doctor md.. i just figured it out n I dont care about money its to save myself from getting infectedso i figured out the solution for selfish reasons.Ok here we goThere are cells in your body which signal your...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Tom,Gee, thanks Tom. Now why didn't I or any of the thousands of scientists and HIV research physicians who have been intensively studying HIV/AIDS pathogenesis for more than a quarter of a century think of that??? Read more »
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The 1st International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis and Treatment

... The Body Covers: The 1st International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis and Treatment Buenos Aires, Argentina July 8-11, 2001 The Body's Conference Summaries Other Reports and Read more »
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The 2nd International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis and Treatment

... The Body Covers: The 2nd International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis and Treatment Paris, France July 13-16, 2003 To see the complete index of Read more »
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Coverage of IAS 2009: The 5th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention

... IAS 2009 itself has officially ended, but our coverage has just begun! Breaking Research on HIV/AIDS Treatment: An Interview With Joel Gallant, M.D., M.P.H. Breaking Research From IAS 2009: A Discussion With HIV/AIDS Activists Read more »
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The 3rd International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis and Treatment

... The 3rd International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis and Treatment RIOCENTRO CONVENTION CENTRE RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL JULY 24-27, 2005 Download the PDF Read more »
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Borraron mi post sobre cura

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Caus[a] del SIDA

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
...stressors (Abstract). Toxicology Letters Supplement 1/78. 1995: s34. 42. Giraldo RA. AIDS and stressors II: A proposal for the pathogenesis of AIDS (Abstract). Toxicology Letters Supplement 1/78. 1995: s34. 43. Giraldo RA. AIDS and stressors... Read more »

Vasculitis and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Does anyone know about vasculitis and HIV? Read more »

Editor: amfAR

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... The American Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR), the nation's leading nonprofit organization dedicated to the support of HIV/AIDS research and education, is seeking a Medical Editor for its Treatment Information Services program at its NYC... Read more »