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December 22 2005 12:00 AM

A high rate of
false-positive results leads testing centers to drop oral
rapid HIV tests.

December 21 2005 12:00 AM

Although no
evidence yet supports it, many gay men believe Viread blocks
HIV infection.

December 20 2005 12:00 AM