HIV Tests

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.
    Demonstration Los Angeles 1997

    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.)

  • Should a physician insist that you, or your child, test, insist that they first sign this document.

  • See also under HIV ISOLATION