Official Satellite Meeting
Presentation by
Eleni Papadopulos et al.

Dept. Med. Phys. Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
Dia 18

If there are not even retrovirus-like particles in the "purified virus", there can be no HIV and thus:

  1. No HIV RNA and thus no probes and primers for hybridisation and PCR studies.
  2. No viral load measurements.
  3. No HIV proteins and thus no antibody test and no sero-epidemiology.