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Possible Hiv Entrance Paths

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National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

NIH Scientists, Grantees Map Possible Path to an HIV Vaccine

What In an advance for HIV vaccine research, scientists have for the first time determined how both the virus and a resulting strong antibody response co-evolved in one HIV-infected individual. The findings could help researchers identify which... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Clinical Trials Will Play a Vital Role in Charting the Path to an HIV Cure

The search for a cure for HIV has recently been given fresh impetus by the widely reported case of an HIV-positive individual named Timothy Brown who has remained free of detectable virus for four years (and counting) after a complex series of... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

The Path to a Cure

Is curing HIV possible? I believe that the answer is a resounding YES! The proof of concept for a cure is derived from the famous Berlin patient, Timothy Ray Brown, who many now believe has been "cured." Also, at least two small pharmaceutical... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Worried about retrieving Hiv from door knob at entrance to appartment building

Hello Sir,I am worried that there is a possibility I could have been infected with Hiv. First I would like to say I bite the skin on and around the tips of my fingers and sometimes a small bleeding wound will happen b/c I tore the skin. The other...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:HIV does not live well outside of the body and would not be transmitted this way. In health,Richard... Read more »

HIV from Path lab test.pls pls pls reply

Dear Bob,Please reply!Thanks in advance...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,I did! See below.Dr. BobHIV from Path lab test Apr 5, 2010Dear Robert,My question seems really vague but just cant get this anxiety out of my head. recently I had a call in technical at my office to collect my blood sample to do CBC and Liver... Read more »

HIV from Path lab test

Dear Robert,My question seems really vague but just cant get this anxiety out of my head. recently I had a call in technical at my office to collect my blood sample to do CBC and Liver Function Test. I asked him before the test where the needle used...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello AB,1. "Am I being a freak and thinking uneneccasary?" Yup! (Although I'm not exactly sure what "uneneccasary" means.)2. "Is there HIV transmission possible in the above scenario?" Nope.3. "Is there any... Read more »

HIV from Path lab test

Dear Doc,Thanks for your answers to my queries. It is highly appreciated. Although deep down I knew what the answers would be but your confirmation and comments are just like icing on the cake ;-).The word in point no 1 is "unnecessary"...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi AB,Yup. I was being sarcastic. I find spelling and grammar errors amusing. As for your final question as to if an HIV test is warranted, the short answer is no. The longer answer is nope!Donation information for The Robert James Frascino AIDS... Read more »
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Path to HIV cure?

Posted by TwinsDad
This could be extremely significant. It's worth finding out
more about. Does anyone else know more about this?
http://health.dailynewscentral.com/content/view/1490/31//breakthrough_AIDS_cure.html Read more »

Possible HIV contact

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I came to find out that I may have been exposed to the HIV virus. The person I was with penetrated me without a condom and then we stopped for a condom. After finding out that he was HIV + I went straight to the hospital and recieved 15 days of... Read more »

Just Diagnosed with HPV...possible link to HIV?

Posted by am2394, 3 Replies
Hi all,
I had a possible HIV exposure in late July...i am a 21 year old female. I had unprotected sex with the friend of a friend. he did not ejaculate inside me. i have no reason to think he is HIV+, but he is the first person i have ever been... Read more »

Possible Positive HIV Test

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
This past week I went in for my annual blood HIV testing because my spouse has HIV. My initial HIV test this week returned with an abnormal result which inspired that lab to test with the additional Western Blot exam. This too returned... Read more »