60. HIV and AIDS (FT Pathology; Biomedicine, Person and Population Health).
MIS Lecture 60.
Outline the features of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infections and the development of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Describe the route of HIV transmission.
Describe the mechanism of infection of CD4+ T-cells as a primary target of HIV, and the role of co-receptors.
Outline the time course of HIV infection, and the effect on the immune system response.
Outline the principles of HIV testing
Outline the principles of HIV pharmacological intervention and HIV prevention.