umfunk15 at cc.umanitoba.ca (Duane James Funk) writes:
>grenard at herpmed.com writes:
>>The child that tested HIV+ for 14 months did so because the test is
>>an ELISA for antibodies. As was said maternal antibodies may be in
> Anybody know if PCR or western blot was done on the mother and the
> child or just an ELISA?
they did HIV _culture_ from both serum and lymphocytes
p24, PCR, ELIZA, Western, and HIV IgA dot blot.
taking my own advice (see my previous post) and getting off my net.but,
this is from Table 1, p834, Bryson, et al, NEJM 332 (March 30, 1994).