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AIDS Virus Outside the Body

How long does the AIDS virus survive in seminal fluid outside the body?
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
Not long enough to be a viable source of infection. Read more »

How well can the AIDS virus transmitt outside the body?

Hi I have a friend that is worried about the AIDS virus transmitting through outside of the body. ... Read more »

AIDS Virus?

Sorry if this sounds like a really basic question but is there such a thing as an AIDS virus? I'm... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Researchers: AIDS Virus Can Hide in Bone Marrow

...first step is to understand" where the reservoirs of latently infected cells are, Collins said. Other reservoirs of latent HIV infection discovered previously include macrophages and memory T-cells. HAART fights active virus, while any enclave... Read more »
U.S. National Institutes of Health

Research Findings Open New Front in Fight Against AIDS Virus

...in the online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , the researchers report that they have blocked HIV infection in the test tube by inactivating a human protein expressed in key immune cells. Most of the drugs now... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Studies Suggest Hepatitis G Virus Slows Down the AIDS Virus

...is exactly how the virus inhibits HIV. Researchers say if they can figure that out, it could lead to new treatments for the AIDS virus. "If we can identify the path GBV-C is taking to inhibit HIV, then we're well on the way to making this... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: New Immune Treatment May Control AIDS Virus

... Building upon successful outcomes with monkeys, scientists are already planning human trials of a new approach to fighting HIV infection. In findings reported Friday online, researchers described the potential treatment known as OPAL, for... Read more »
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OZONE PROVEN TO KILL AIDS VIRUS

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...EFFECTIVE.VARIOUS COUNTRY'S NOT UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE FDA AND AMA HAVE PROVEN THIS CONCEPT TO BE HIGHLY EFFECTIVE.OZONE KILLS THE AIDS VIRUS.THE AIDS VIRUS CANNOT LIVE IN THE PRESENCE OF OZONE AND HYPEROXYGENATED ENVIRONMENTS.DEVICE HAS... Read more »

AIDS patient eradicted of HIV virus?

Posted by Mike89406, 4 Replies
Very interesting read while he went through some hardships doing this it sounds like the opening of a possible new door to treatment. The guy hasn't been on Meds for 600 days after a bone marrow transplant. ... Read more »

Living With the AIDS Virus

Posted by Anonymous
...contributors highlight the lessons to be learnt from these experiences in order to identify what works, and what does not, in HIV interventions. Read more »

HIV-1 and HIV-2 ?

Posted by codymartinnc, 1 Reply
...Greatly appreciate if someone can provide details on specifics of the result. Below is the result: Tests performed by Lab Corp HIV 1/O/2 Abs, Qual Non Reactive Does that mean that tests antibody tests were done for both HIV-1 and HIV-2 ? Can... Read more »