Description: Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a retrovirus that can lead to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), a condition in humans in which the immune system begins to fail, leading to life-threatening opportunistic infections. Previous names for the virus include human T-lymphotropic virus-III (HTLV-III), lymphadeno...
Description: The Idea is based on the same idea of virus entrance ,a structure that resemble the original virus in it's coat and envelop that stop or eradicate harmful viruses, if we use this mechanism as treatment we may have chance in producing successful treatment that prevent and treat infected cells.
Description: Routine pelvic exams are important for good reproductive health. A woman should have her first GYN exam when she first thinks about becoming sexually active, when she becomes sexually active or when she turns 18.
At the gynecologist, you will have a short general physical exam, including a breast exam. ...
Description: Over one million Americans have the sexually transmitted virus, HIV, which can lead to the deadly disease known as AIDS.
HIV can be transmitted in the sexual fluids, blood or breast milk of an infected person. HIV prevention therefore involves a wide range of activities including prevention of mother-to-child t...
Description: Doctor Amneris Luque talks about HIV Prevention in Africa. STDdatings .com was created to help people to learn HIV / AIDS prevention, share medical treatments, find trusted people to talk, get help and advice.
Hepatitis B is a viral infection that attacks the liver and can cause both acute and chronic disease.
The virus is transmitted through contact with the blood or other body fluids of an infected person - not through casual contact.
About 2 billion people worldwide have been infec...
Description: A group of women in Lugari have set out to prove that being HIV positive is no longer the death sentence it was once thought to be. The women, most of whom have been living with the virus for over ten years have formed support groups that help them cope with their situation as well as helping them out economically.
Description: Human immunodeficiency virus infection / acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) is a disease of the human immune system caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). During the initial infection a person may experience a brief period of influenza-like illness. This is typically followed by a prolonged per...
Description: Binding and Fusion: HIV begins its life cycle
when it binds to a CD4 receptor and one of two
co-receptors on the surface of a CD4+
Tlymphocyte. The virus then fuses with the host
cell. After fusion, the virus releases RNA, its
genetic material, into the host cell.