Palabra clave ‘HIV tests’

Experts express doubts about HIV control

viernes, junio 10th, 2011

Experts reviewing Nigeria’s new HIV/AIDS prevalence rate have said it called for studies to actually ascertain the country’s HIV incidence rate in a bid to know if the various strategies put in place by government was actually reducing new cases of HIV, and to know if the virus is being controlled.


How do HIV tests work?

sábado, abril 30th, 2011

The most commonly used HIV tests detect HIV antibodies – the substances the body creates in response to becoming infected with HIV. There are tests that look for HIV’s genetic material or proteins directly; these may also be used to find out if someone has been infected with HIV.