HIV drug resistance testing

HIV drug resistance testing

Phenotype testing AIDS The testing of various agents–eg, reverse transcriptase inhibitors, for efficacy against a particular strain of HIV Types Genotypic tests1, phenotypic test. Cf Genotype testing.
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Now we have the opportunity to do HIV drug resistance testing much faster, at a lower cost and also to test for mutations that are not visible with Sanger sequencing.
The two fundamental approaches to HIV drug resistance testing are:
available data support a role for HIV drug resistance testing in selecting drugs in many clinical situations.
Two new prospective trials examining the utility of HIV drug resistance testing in clinical management were presented in their entirety for the first time, and both of these new studies employed phenotypic resistance testing (PRT).