... the hiv virus that causes aids destroys the immune system in the body. classify the hiv virus and explain the statement.

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chemstry

the hiv virus that causes aids destroys the immune system in the body. classify the hiv virus and explain the statement

chemistry urgent urgent

... the hiv virus that causes aids destroys the immune system in the body. classify the hiv virus and explain the statement.

biology

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), the virus that causes AIDS, is unique because its main genetic instructions are in the form of RNA instead of DNA. Because of this, it’s called a(n) (A) __________. When a person is infected with HIV, the immune system mounts a normal ...

biology

explain how the hiv virus destroys the immune system.

HCA 240

I need help with this assignment about HIV/AIDS: An Overview its due sunday. I have to compose a 1,300 to 1,450 word paper in APA format. I have to explain the difference between HIV and AIDS, Descride various ways HIV can be transmitted, Identify and discuss what has changed ...

hiv/aids management)

discussthe history of hiv/aids,and development and the spread of hiv/aids virus global

Biology

Can you explain what the quality of the reverse transcriptase in the HIV virus has to do with the problem that there is still no vaccine against the HIV virus?

Biostatstics

Question: The New York State Health Department reports a 10% rate of the HIV virus for the “at-risk” population. Under certain conditions, a preliminary screening test for the HIV virus is correct 95% of the time. (Subjects are not told that they are HIV infected until ...

Health (Ms. Sue)

Discuss at least four things you can do to contribute to HIV and AIDS education and prevention. A: There are several actions you can take to contribute to HIV and AIDS education and prevention. Such actions include: 1. encouraging those who are sexually active to use condoms: ...

STI'S

Hiv makes you immune to aids? is this true? You can get hiv from someone who doesnt have hiv? false?

science

how our body serum produce the anti bodies against the HIV virus, whenever HIV enter in to the body, it will degrades the receptors of the cell, so there is no chance of produce the antibodies, then how can we identify the antibodies in the sample by using the ELISA test

HIV questions

In the latter srage of the dieases known as AIDS the infected person often comes down with an opportunistic disease these infections are diseases which a healthy persons immune system would usually protect against? true (my choice) false Results of testing for HIV/AIDS can be ...

Story-Making

For Health, we have to do a report on AIDS/HIV, we can do anything we want as long as it explains what AIDS/HIV is. I wanted to do a fictional story about it. What type of storyline should I do and where can I find info for AIDS/HIV.

HIV and AIDS

The cure for HIV and AIDS is: a. unknown b. HIV vaccines c. drug "cocktails" d. antibiotics

Peinciples of Management

a 31 year old female contracted HIV human immunodeficiency syndrome) Ordinarily harmless infections are deadly to her. Which answer below best explains how her antibody-response (b cell immunity) became weakened even though HIV primarily infects cells involved in T cell ...

Biology

19. Which is NOT a general characteristic of plants? a. use oxygen to make usable energy b. primary producers c. have specialized cells d. cell walls composed of cellulose I think it might be either A or B... 24. During initial HIV infection, the HIV virus attaches to CD4 ...

hiv/aids management)

explain in no more than 500 words the history of the development and spread of the HIV/AIDS globally

Managerial Economics

Suppose your company is considering three health insurance policies. The first policy requires no tests and covers all preexisting illnesses. The second policy requires that all covered employees test negative for the HIV virus. The third policy does not cover HIV- or AIDS-...

Health (Ms. Sue)

Explain the relationship between the key terms in each of the following pairs. a. HIV-antibody test and HIV positive b. HIV and universal precautions A: a. HIV-antibody test and HIV positive correspond with each other as HIV positive, which describes a person who tests ...

Health (Ms. Sue)--Is my answer correct?

Compare the ways that HIV can and cannot be transmitted. A: 6. HIV can be spread in many ways that involves physical contact that can result in the virus being led into a person’s body. Such ways include sexual activity with an infected person, sharing needles, syringes, or ...

science

How many DALYs are lost by a person who has a life expectancy of 74, contracts HIV/AIDS at the age of 40 and lives until the age of 60? This person receives antiretroviral medication two years after she/he contracts HIV/AIDS until she/he dies. [The weighting for HIV/AIDS ...

Life orientation

Factors that contribute to HIV&AIDs and discuss how HIV&AIDS impact on the teenager how to overcome this disease

Maths

Suppose that the reliability of a HIV test is specified as follows: Of people having HIV, 90% of the test detect the disease but 10% go undetected. Of people free of HIV, 99% of the test are judged HIV–ive but 1% are diagnosed as showing HIV+ive. From a large population of ...

Maths

Suppose that the reliability of a HIV test is specified as follows: Of people having HIV, 90% of the test detect the disease but 10% go undetected. Of people free of HIV, 99% of the test are judged HIV–ive but 1% are diagnosed as showing HIV+ive. From a large population of ...

life orientation

about hiv/aids;which problem impacts does HIV/AIDS have on human or the environment?

Life orientation

1: In 10-15 lines critically discuss 5 ways in which the human or environmental problem impacts on the community ( HIV AIDS ). 2: Provide recommendations on how to address HIV AIDS. Thank you!:-)

Biology

19. Which is NOT a general characteristic of plants? a. use oxygen to make usable energy b. primary producers c. have specialized cells d. cell walls composed of cellulose I think it might be either A or B... 20. Which of the following are characteristics of all animals? a. ...

Biology

19. Which is NOT a general characteristic of plants? a. use oxygen to make usable energy b. primary producers c. have specialized cells d. cell walls composed of cellulose I think it might be either A or B... 20. Which of the following are characteristics of all animals? a. ...

Biology-HIV-AIDS

I need to know 3 things an HIV+ mother can do to prevent the spread of the infection to her child.

science

HIV. B. Reed-Sternberg cells. C. Epstein-Barr virus. D. ARC

Virus :P

A virus spreads in a small town. What should first do to find a vaccine for the virus? I narrow it down to "Idenify the Virs" and "Idenify the host of the virus" I say identify the host of the virus first.

Bio

Why do doctors recommend that people get a flu shot each new flu season? The vaccine wears out over time. The body eliminates the vaccine. The flu virus changes every year. The flu virus becomes immune to the vaccine.

Bio

HIV has become one of the most feared diseases of the world community in the last few decades. Antiviral drugs have been developed that help treat the disease, although no cure has yet been found. Many pharmaceutical approaches are being investigated to battle the disease. ...

science virus

i have a question do you think the influenza virus is a active or hidden virus and explain, im really not sure. i said active cause once you get it you feel the sympton right away. can you help me with this?

health

11. Which of the following systems would be the portal of entry for contaminated vaginal secretions? A. Nervous C. Genitourinary B. Lymphatic D. Musculoskeletal12. A patient showing Kaposi’s sarcoma is also likely to be infected with A. ARC. C. Epstein-Barr virus. B. HIV. D...

english

whate are two causes for hiv and aids

Health

30. There is a cure for STDs caused by a virus -True? 34. Donating blood puts a person at risk for contracting HIV -False? Thanks -MC

Finite Math

A certain virus infects one in every 500 people. A test used to detect the virus in a person is positive 90% of the time if the person has the virus and 10% of the time if the person does not have the virus. Find the probability that a person does not have the virus given that...

health

11. Which of the following systems would be the portal of entry for contaminated vaginal secretions? A. Nervous C. Genitourinary B. Lymphatic D. Musculoskeletal ANSWER: C 12. A patient showing Kaposi’s sarcoma is also likely to be infected with A. ARC. C. Epstein-Barr virus...

help please on this

Making a vaccine for HIV is difficult because the virus has a rapid rate of (A)__________. This is because it is a(n) (B)________ - its genetic material is RNA instead of DNA.

Health (Ms. Sue)

Describe the relationship between the HIV-antibody test and being HIV positive. A: The HIV-antibody test and being HIV positive correspond with each other as HIV positive is one of the results of the HIV-antibody test?

life orientation

human factors that causes HIV/AIDS ill health

Biology

41. HIV has become one of the most feared diseases of the world community in the last few decades. Antiviral drugs have been developed that help treat the disease, although no cure has yet been found. Many pharmaceutical approaches are being investigated to battle the disease...

health

Which of the following is true about HIV testing? A. Testing isn't normally necessary as HIV symptoms manifest early and are distinctive. B. A positive HIV test result doesn't require follow-up tests, due to the high accuracy of the testing. C. Some HIV tests can provide ...

allied health

Which of the following is true about HIV testing? a. testing isn't normally necessary as HIV symptoms manifest early and are distinctive. b. A positive HIV test result doesn't require follow-up tests, due to the high accuracy of the testing. c. Some HIV tests can provide ...

science

I have a question I was wondering if someone could give me a link or idea how to find the answer: What structure on HIV makes it necessary for the virus to be transmitted in moist secretions?

Body systems and related conditions

Report for HIV/AIDS

P.E. help please

Your body gets antibodies from A. immunizations B. being exposed to the virus or antibody and having your immune system make it. C. none of the above D. All of the above I'm a little confused on which answer to pick between A and D.

English

Correct this: The virus may cause AIDS, cancer, or even kill. Do I need to add a word in front of cancer? Would this be correct? The virus may cause AIDS, produce cancer, or even kill.

Health Part 2

People living with HIV can have a longer and healthier life by ________. A. Joining a support group B. Taking their medicines C. Learning as much as possible about HIV and available treatments D. All of the above I'm guessing D? What percentage of all infertile American women ...

microbiology

A patient was seropositive for HIV experieced abdominal pain, fatigue, and low-grade fever for 2 weeks. A chest x-ray showed lung infultrates. Gram and acid fast stains were negative. Viral culture showed a large enveloped polyhedral virus with double stranded DNA. Im not sure...

Biology

41. HIV has become one of the most feared diseases of the world community in the last few decades. Antiviral drugs have been developed that help treat the disease, although no cure has yet been found. Many pharmaceutical approaches are being investigated to battle the disease...

Biology

41. HIV has become one of the most feared diseases of the world community in the last few decades. Antiviral drugs have been developed that help treat the disease, although no cure has yet been found. Many pharmaceutical approaches are being investigated to battle the disease...

SCI 162

Case Study: Gayle and Patrick Read the following case study about Gayle and Patrick. You may also click on the Audio: Thinking It Over if you prefer to listen to the case study. After reviewing the case study, answer the questions on below. Gayle and Patrick have been in a ...

health

the nurse explains that the HIV virus is introuduced to the systemic circulation by the -----------,which are found in the mucous membranes i need so much help on this question i have been trying to figure this put for the past two days please help?

Computer Viruses

A virus that infects an application program is known as a _________. a) boot sector virus b) macro virus c) Trojan horse d) file virus From what I understand, both macro viruses and file viruses affect application programs such as Word and Excel. So which is the right answer?

Stats

the director of an insurance companies computing center estimates that the companies computer has a 20% chance of catching a computer virus. However they feel that there is only a 6% chance of the computers catching a virus that will completely disable the operating system. If...

Health help please!!!

Your body can get antibodies from A. immunizations B. being exposed to the virus or antibody and having your immune system make it C. none of the above D. all of the above I want to say the answer is D but the none of the above is throwing me off? Am I wrong?

Biology

Which one of the folowing participate in the body's second line of defense? A.Tissue liningsof the respiratory system B. Interferons C. Skin cells D. Saliva http://www.amnh.org/nationalcenter/infection/03_inf/03_inf.html For virus, B is the choice, as interferons are part of ...

Biology

41. A group calling itself "Virus Alive!" believes that viruses are living organisms. They have petitioned the scientific community to include viruses in the biological classification system. You are a scientist assigned to explain to this group that, although they share many ...

Life orintation

Explain 5 factors that contribute to the disease HIV AIDS

Anatomy and Physiology II

A 45 year-old female has thyroid disease. Because specific prosperities of the thyroid gland classify it as an endocrine organ, you conclude that this disease is an endocrine disease. Which answer below best describes the properties that classify the thyroid as an endocrine ...

English: final revision - Ms. Sue

Thesis: The pathetic and alarming need for education of HIV/AIDS in Africa is overwhelming and the great need is to protect and educate people to reduce the disease. The author uses his wisdom to research statistics that are so compelling; the world has to take notice. The ...

CAN A TUTOR HELP ME WITH THIS PROBLEM PLEASE!

A certain virus infects one in every 600 people. A test used to detect the virus in a person is positive 90% of the time if the person has the virus and 10% of the time if the person does not have the virus. Let A be the event "the person is infected" and B be the event "the ...

Physics

A spherical virus has a diameter of 50mm . It is contained inside a long, narrow cell of length . What uncertainty does this imply for the velocity of the virus along the length of the cell? Assume the virus has a density equal to that of water.

Virus

Can a virus attach to your cells and steal nutrients from it? Answer: Yes. Can a virus attach to your cell and burst it by filling it up with water? Answer: No Correct?

hiv/aids management)

discuss the benefits and drawbacks of having a vegetarian diet for people with aids.

Statistics

In a blood clinic, each donor is asked to write on a piece of paper if they are HIV positive or not. To maintain privacy, before the donor writes on the paper, he throws a six-sided dice. If the dice is 6, then he is supposed to write “HIV Positive” regardless of whether ...

Conditional Probability

A certain virus infects one in every 600 people. A test used to detect the virus in a person is positive 90% of the time if the person has the virus and 10% of the time if the person does not have the virus. Let A be the event "the person is infected" and B be the event "the ...

Conditional Probability

A certain virus infects one in every 400 people. A test used to detect the virus in a person is positive 90% of the time if the person has the virus and 10% of the time if the person does not have the virus. Let A be the event "the person is infected" and B be the event "the ...

English- Ms. Sue

Identify the thesis statement in the article AIDS in Africa: Dying by the numbers. What strategies does the author use to formulate his argument? What makes the argument so compelling? Answer: Thesis: The pathetic and alarming need for education of HIV/AIDS in Africa is ...

science

13. A procedure used to remove kidney stones by breaking them up in the urinary tract and allowing them to wash out with urine is A. ureterolithotomy. C. lithotripsy. B. lithopaxy. D. nephrolithotomy. 14. The convulsive stage of toxemia of pregnancy is A. eclampsia. C. ...

Physical Education

Your body can get antibodies from? A. Immunizations. B. Being exposed to the virus or antibody and having your immune system make it. C. None of the above D. All of the above D? I don't know though becuase All of the above is under none of the above. Im really confused.

Biostatistic

A study is conducted in patient with HIV. Lower CD4 count is associated with advance disease. The researcher is interested in finding out the relation between supplement vitamins and CD4 count. A multiple regression analysis is performed relating CD4 count to the use of ...

LIFE ORIENTATION

describe the lifestyle disease/behavour and explain 5 factor that contribute to the HIV/AIDS DISEASES

hiv/aids management)

given the constraints of budgets and time,schools are advised not to educate children on health and nutrition.Do you agree with the statement?justify your answer(25marks)

health

While taking medications, people with HIV ________. A. Can transmit HIV infection to others through unprotected sex B. Cannot transmit HIV to others through unprotected sex C. Cannot transmit HIV to others through needle sharing D. All of the above

statistics

Suppose that one in every 100 people in a certain community is infected with HIV. You want to indentify an HIV-positive person to include inn a study of an experimental new drug. How many indiviuals would you expect to have to interview in order to find the first person who is...

Science

what are some barriers to solve the zika virus problem? What are some possible solutions for zika virus problem? According to the off the podium article about zika virus. tnx a lot .

Geo

I had to find some definitions for geography. I know the french isn't good...but i'll correct that. My definitions aren't very long...and i need help on expanding them SIDA: Le syndrome de l'immunodéficience acquise (en Anglais c'est AIDS – acquired immune deficiency ...

Geo - in french

I had to find some definitions for geography. I know the french isn't good...but i'll correct that. My definitions aren't very long...and i need help on expanding them SIDA: Le syndrome de l'immunodéficience acquise (en Anglais c'est AIDS – acquired immune deficiency ...

Biostatistic

A study is conducted in a patient with HIV.Lower CD4 count is associated with advance disease. A researcher is interested in the association between vitamin supplement and CD4 count.A MULTIPLE REGRESSION ANALYSIS is performed relating CD4count to the use of supplements(coaded ...

Physicsss

A typical virus is a packet of protein and DNA (or RNA) and can be spherical in shape. The influenza A virus is a spherical virus that has a diameter of 85 nm. If the volume of saliva coughed onto you by your friend with the flu is 0.023 cm3 and 10−9 of that volume ...

Biology

41. A group calling itself "Virus Alive!" believes that viruses are living organisms. They have petitioned the scientific community to include viruses in the biological classification system. You are a scientist assigned to explain to this group that, although they share many ...

Medical Billing

Hi. I am working on my Final Project for my medical billing class. I am filling out a CMS-1500 form. The teacher has instructed us to code ONLY the diagnosis code CATEGORIES, NOT the ICD-9 code. I am confused about what the code CATEGORY is? We are coding HIV, AIDS, and Kaposi...

science

How do scientists know how to make a flu vaccine if viruses can be different every year? he flu virus changes every year. However, scientists gather information about virus mutations, or changes, before the flu-virus season begins. This lets them predict what each year’s flu...

science

compare and contrast a latent virus and an active virus. Give an example of each.

L.o

How to address hiv/aids

chemistry

A viral preparation was inactivated in a chemical bath. The activation process was found to be first order in virus concentration. The beginning of the experiment 2% of the virus was found to be inactivated per minute. [i] Evaluate k for the inactivation process in units (1/s...

AP Biology

compare and contrast the mode of reproduction of a DNA virus with that of a typical RNA virus (retrovirus).

Life orientation

Describe the life/behaviour and explain 5 factors that contribute to hiv/aids

college

There is a debate about whether sterile needles should be given out in cities with high drug use. Some say that doing so will decrease HIV/AIDS from sharing needles. Others believe it will encourage drug use. As an economist, you must know the following: -How responsive the ...

Economics

There is a debate about whether sterile needles should be given out in cities with high drug use. Some say that doing so will decrease HIV/AIDS from sharing needles. Others believe it will encourage drug use. As an economist, you must know the following: -How responsive the ...

Statistics - Probability

Viruses reach networks by requests for communication that are identified as packets. A security system can detect them if at least one such packet is observed by a network sensor. Assume that the probability of observing a single packet sent from a new virus is .001. The virus...

L O

Recommendations on how to address HIV/AIDS

L.O

PROVID RECOMMENDATIONS FOR HIV?AIDS

Physics help please!!!

In February 2004, scientists at Purdue University used a highly sensitive technique to measure the mass of a vaccinia virus (the kind used in smallpox vaccine). The procedure involved measuring the frequency of oscillation of a tiny sliver of silicon (just 28.0 long) with a ...

Check Answer!! Conditional Probability

A certain virus infects one in every 500 people. A test used to detect the virus in a person is positive 90% of the time if the person has the virus and 10% of the time if the person does not have the virus. Let A be the event "the person is infected" and B be the event "the ...

biology

One of the way that a virus can avoid being detected by the immune system is to egress from the host cell by: a. lysis b. Excocytosis c. Direct cell cell spread d. budding

health

Identify and explain at least two ways that HIV and AIDS has changed our way of life forever. can you please help me? i cannot even come with one. thanks!!!

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