HIV Laboratory Diagnosis: New Tests and a New Algorithm
Description: Bernard Branson, MD, will explain why it is essential to detect acute HIV infection, how to differentiate assays and help the attendee understand the rationale behind testing.
At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:
• List three reasons it is essential to detect acute HIV infection
• Differentiate the sensitivity FDA-approved HIV assays during seroconversion
• Explain the rationale behind testing for HIV with 4th generation antigen/antibody combination assays and assays that differentiate HIV-1 from HIV-2
ASCLS P.A.C.E.® credits available to laboratory professionals through October 22, 2014.