Los Angeles, California 90027

  • Acute HIV Infection


Specimen Repository for HIV Immunopathogenesis Studies

Study summary:

The goal is to build a large specimen repository for collaborating scientists to run studies of immunity and HIV-1.


Inclusion Criteria: 1. HIV positive (acutely infected, viremic and elite controllers) 2. Signed Informed Consent Form 3. Age at least 18 years old 4. Immune controllers, two types: "Elite suppressors" (HIV-positive with any three consecutive plasma HIV-1 RNA PCR undetectable while off treatment) or "viremic suppressors" (HIV-positive with any three consecutive HIV-1 RNA PCR <3000 while off treatment). 5. Acutely infected subjects: Persons identified to have a negative HIV antibody response (ELISA) but positive detection of HIV-1 in the blood (RT-PCR) or individuals who have evidence of a recent (past 30 days) HIV negative result along with a current HIV positive result. Exclusion Criteria: 1. Uncontrolled bleeding diathesis. 2. Pregnant. 3. Inability to provide informed consent.



Primary Contact:

Study Director
Otto O Yang, MD
Scientific Director

Backup Contact:


Location Contact:

Los Angeles, California 90027
United States

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Site Status: N/A

Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: June 24, 2021

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