Vaccine-induced HIV seropositivity/reactivity in noninfected HIV vaccine recipients.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association, Volume 304, Issue 3, p.275-83 (2010)


2010, Adolescent, Adult, AIDS Vaccines, Blotting, Western, Center-Authored Paper, Clinical Trials as Topic, False Positive Reactions, Female, HIV Antibodies, HIV Infections, HIV-1, Humans, Immunoenzyme Techniques, Male, Middle Aged, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Young Adult


Induction of protective anti-human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) immune responses is the goal of an HIV vaccine. However, this may cause a reactive result in routine HIV testing in the absence of HIV infection.