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Retro Backward-replicating Virus Hiv

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taking anti-retro regularly as a prohylaxis? (PRE-EXPOSURE PROPHYLAXIS)

Hase there been any research on developing a medication as a ant-retro prophylaxis? The idea would be, if you are negative and sexually active, take a pill a day and you would reduce your risk....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,"Anti-retro prophylaxis"??! Hmmm . . . sounds like some type of magical charm to ward off polyester leisure suits, neckerchiefs and platform shoes.What you are wondering about is called PrEP or Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis. And yes, there... Read more »

Does PEP have therapeutic benefit for all retro-viruses?

Finished PEP and then tested NEG on my first HIV Ab test 6 weeks post exposure. So far so good. The... Read more »

Virus Replication Capacity

I was diagnosed HIV+ in 2/2005 and had three labs since. My CD4 are always around 300's, 23%... Read more »
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HIV Found to Replicate Outside CD4 Cells; Discovery Gives Insight Into HIV-related Dementia

In an intriguing new study published last week in PLoS Pathogens , researchers discovered the first solid proof that HIV can replicate itself in cell types other than CD4 cells. The finding potentially opens an important window on our understanding... Read more »
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Fear-Based Campaigns: The Way Forward or Backward?

Fear-based HIV campaigns were popular in the early years of the HIV epidemic -- they typically used scary imagery, such as tombstones, to alert the population to the dangers of HIV/AIDS. Fear-based HIV campaigns have resurfaced with the "It's Never... Read more »

Immune Control of HIV Replication

There's nothing like hearing the results of studies directly from those who actually conducted the research. In this summary, you'll hear Bruce Walker, M.D., discuss his plenary paper, "Immune Control of HIV Replication." To view a video of Dr.... Read more »
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Sbjct: 2nd POST-Virus Replication & OTHER Things

Posted by DUDE
Fellas fellas fellas,,,,
It's certainly time to move one. These HIV tests are very sensative. If you are infected with the HIV virus (or any virus for that matter)
the human body produces anti-bodies. The body reacts. THink of it like this. If you... Read more »


Posted by DUDE
Subject: SECOND POST-Virus Replication & OTHER Things
Fellas fellas fellas,,,,
It's certainly time to move one. These HIV tests are very sensative. If you are infected with the HIV virus (or any virus for that matter)
the human body produces... Read more »

See,I told you HIV replicates a cell's DNA TO RNA

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
The below is plagerized from Gallant ( the guru!)
I know that the present antiretroviral medications do not actually kill the virus.
However, if the medications inhibit the virus from reproducing, doesn't the virus die
by... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous
The HIV virus replicates 9log10 or 10log10(1000 000 000 or 1000 000 0000) each day. So the estimation of virus are 1000 000 000 New virus each day! so why shouldnt your body respond against so much virus? Get a grip virus replication starts nearly... Read more »