Accession Number : ADA300108

Title :   Annual Conference on Human Retrovirus Testing (10th) Held in Reno, Nevada on March 6-9, 1995.

Descriptive Note : Proceedings rept. 24 Jul-30 Sep 95,

Corporate Author : ASSOCIATION OF STATE AND TERRITORIAL PUBLIC HEALTH LAB DIRECTORS WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Cordts, Jerome R.

PDF Url : ADA300108

Report Date : 30 SEP 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 69

Abstract : The Tenth Annual Conference on Human Retrovirus Testing sponsored by the Association of State and Territorial Public Health Laboratory Directors (ASTPHLD) was held March 6 to 9, 1995, in Reno, Nevada. The conference, which was attended by more than 300 representatives of public and private sector laboratories as well as test kit manufacturers, emphasized three themes: new HIV variants, international issues and ASTPHLD involvement, and testing of newborns.

Descriptors :   *HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUSES, *ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME, *STILLBIRTHS, SYMPOSIA, TEST EQUIPMENT, VARIATIONS, LABORATORIES, MEDICAL SERVICES, PUBLIC HEALTH, KITS, NEVADA.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE