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Mycoplasma, AIDS, Gulf War

David Johnston johnstd at labcorp.com
Mon Jan 10 23:11:42 EST 2000

On Wed, 05 Jan 2000 22:58:50 GMT, "Thomas Keske" <TKeske at mediaone.net>

>Mycoplasmas have been implicated not only in Gulf War
>Syndrome (a finding promoted by Dr. Garth Nicolson), but has
>also been suggested as a possible co-factor in the production
>of AIDS.
[Snip remainder of post]

Do you mean a co-factor in the production of AIDS (as in contributing
in the way of an opportunistic infection) or a co-factor as a cause of

This is hogwash.  AIDS is caused by HIV.  Your insistence on finding a
malicious intent on the part of some government agency in engineering
this pathogen is ludicrous.

Dr. D. Johnston
johnstd at labcorp.com

dmj7 at bellsouth.net

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