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Acute retroviral syndrome is observed at the stage of disease when HIV-1 first disseminates throughout the body of newly infected individuals.
HIV antibody tests unreliable for early infections in teens

HIV antibody tests unreliable for early infections in teens

A previously healthy teenager shows up at the doctor's office with a sore throat, fever, aches and general malaise. Routine blood tests are normal, an HIV test comes back negative, and the pediatrician sends the patient home with a diagnosis of acute viral infection. [More]
£5m for HIV/AIDS trial involving HIV patients in London, Moscow, South Africa and Australia

£5m for HIV/AIDS trial involving HIV patients in London, Moscow, South Africa and Australia

A joint Oxford University/Imperial College research programme into HIV/AIDS has received £5 million support from the Wellcome Trust to carry out a drug trial involving HIV patients in London, Moscow, South Africa and Australia. [More]