IVD Test Reagent/Kits, Serology, Virus, Retrovirus, HIV, P24 Antibody
Definition : Serology reagents intended to detect antibodies to a specific protein with a molecular weight 24 (i.e., P24) present in the surface of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), a retrovirus of the family Retroviridae. Antibodies to protein P24 are usually the earliest to appear in blood after infection, but they tend to decrease or become undetectable with onset or progression of clinical symptoms. HIV is the etiologic agent of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Entry Terms : "Protein 24 Antibody Determination Reagents" , "P24 Antibody Determination Reagents" , "HIV P 24 Antibody Determination Reagents" , "Reagents, Serology, Virus, Retrovirus, HIV, P24 Antibody"
UMDC code : 19429