ELISA, Western Blot, Viral Load
Neville Hodgkinson, 'New Doubts Over
AIDS Infection As HIV Tests Declared Invalid'
Neville Hodgkinson, 'AIDS: Is Anyone Positive?'
Celia Farber, 'The HIV Tests'
Celia Farber, 'How Accurate is the HIV Test?'
Celia Farber, 'Positively Flawed'
Christine Johnson, 'Can you really trust the "AIDS test"?'
Christine Johnson, 'Is Anybody Really Positive?'
Christine Johnson, 'Mass HIV Testing: A Disaster in the Making'
Christine Johnson, 'Playing Russian
Roulette in the Laboratory'
Christine Johnson, 'Why the "AIDS Test" Doesn't Work in Africa'
Christine Johnson, 'Viral Load and the PCR'
Paul Philpott & Christine Johnson, 'Viral
Load of Crap'
Valendar Turner, 'Do HIV Antibody Tests
Prove HIV Infection?'
Eleni Papadopulos-Eleopulos et al.
'Is a Western Blot Proof of HIV Infection?'
Eleni Papadopoulos-Eleopulos et al. 'HIV Antibodies: Further questions and
a plea for clarification'
Eleni Papadopoulos-Eleopulos et al. 'HIV Antibody Tests and Viral Load - More Unanswered Questions and a Further Plea for Clarification'
Roberto Giraldo, 'Everybody Reacts Positive on the ELISA Test for HIV'
Roberto Giraldo, 'Tests for HIV are Highly Inaccurate'
Fabio Franci, 'In Search of HIV: Analysis of the value of the tests used for 'HIV infection''
Michael Verney-Elliott, 'Virtual Viral Load Tests'
Matt Irwin, 'Questions On HIV-Antibody Tests'
Matt Irwin, 'False Positive Viral Loads'
- Criteria for a positive Western Blot test.
- Factors known to cause false positive test results.
- Quotes from the medical literature.
|Scanned Abbott caveat/disclaimer for the 1998 (U.S.) HIV ELISA... (Abbott Axsym system (HIV-1/HIV-2). Abbott Laboratories, Diagnostics Division, 1998. 100 Abbott Park Rd. Abbott Park. Illinois: United States of America.)|
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See also under HIV ISOLATION