Laboratory markers associated with progression of HIV infection.

  title={Laboratory markers associated with progression of HIV infection.},
  author={Varsha Gupta and Sangeeta Gupta},
  journal={Indian journal of medical microbiology},
  volume={22 1},
Infection with HIV may develop to AIDS at different rates in different individuals, with a spectrum varying from rapid progression to long term non-progression. The variable course of HIV-1 infection causes emotional trauma for the infected person and complicates the design and interpretation of therapeutic trials because of unrecognized differences in prognosis. Thus it is essential to have tests which can accurately assess the stage of infection in an individual, as well as predict its course… CONTINUE READING