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elevated protein in HIV urine test

Elevated proteins in HIV urine tests indicates what?
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
...Elevated protein in the urine is a very nonspecific marker. It could be the result of infection, inflammation or kinds of kidney disease. Read more »

question regarding total Serum protein and hiv

I have tested negative for HIV back in 1992 during a long period of illness (> 1.5 yrs) swollen... Read more »

HIV Tat Protein Part II

Thank you Doctor Henry for posting my alert which has hit home personally. I had a question buried... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Amino Acid Mutations in Protein Might Make HIV Vulnerable to Immune System Attack, Study Finds

...from HIV. According to ANI/ Thailand News , further research is needed to confirm the theory that vaccines containing envelope proteins with the mutations might be able to stimulate an antibody response to protect against HIV (ANI/ Thailand News... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Researchers Use Sythethic Protein to Block HIV in Laboratory Experiment

...Researchers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison "report they were able to block HIV infections in the lab with synthetic proteins that prevented the virus from entering healthy cells," according to a study published in the online edition... Read more »
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Two Immune Proteins Found to Control HIV Infection

...by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the US National Institutes of Health, show that two key proteins used by CD8 cells effectively control HIV infection. The research was highlighted in the December 19 issue of ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Suppression of Human Protein Reduces HIV's Ability to Enter T Cells, Replicate, Study Finds

... Researchers have found that suppressing the human protein ITK in CD4+ T cells reduces HIV's ability to enter the cells and replicate, according to an NIH study published Monday in the Read more »
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some one with more knowledge please explain this

Posted by chrisbadmushroom, 1 Reply
...the envelope protein gp120, serum Nagalase activity is the sum of enzyme activities carried by both HIV virions and envelope proteins. These Nagalase carriers were already complexed with anti-HIV immunoglobulin G (IgG) but retained Nagalase... Read more »

waht does this mean ???

Posted by nomoreworry4me
...total required by whatever criteria is used to interpret it 39. So the more exposure a person has had to foreign antigens, proteins and infectious agents, the more various antibodies he or she will have in their system, and the more likely it is... Read more »

cdc info

Posted by Anonymous
...period of infection, tests for p24 antigen can detect HIV infection earlier than antibody tests. P24 antigen, the core structural protein of HIV, is detectable 2-3 weeks after HIV infection during the initial burst of virus replication associated... Read more »

what is a p24 antigen ?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
is this part of the elisa test ? is this the antibody ? anyone know ? Read more »