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viral

of, relating to, or caused by a virus

viral

(1) With regard to malware, see virus.

(2) Proliferating at high speed. "To go viral" means that an ad, message or video spreads across the Internet very quickly and is seen by many people. See viral marketing, viral video and viral post.
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The researchers focused on pairs of CD4 counts and viral loads measured between 60 and 365 days apart.
When the number of viral particles in the sample was high, we omitted the RNase A and DNase I treatments and used the RNeasy Mini Kit (Qiagen) for RNA extraction.
In addition, their own original news content can be formatted as NewsCubes available for viral mashing and monetization in TheNewsRoom.
Whether treatment interruptions afford more than just a break from treatment by actually altering the dynamics of HIV and lowering the viral set-point is unclear.
Viral surface molecules known as envelope proteins fuse certain viruses to a cell as the first step in infecting it.
JoLynn de la Torre, a spokeswoman for Simi Valley Hospital, said the facility has recorded only five cases of viral meningitis this year - virtually unchanged from last year.
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All study participants had their viral load and CD4 count measured regularly from the time they tested positive for HIV, usually every 3 months.
Amplification of fragments of the F1L gene, an apoptosis modulator, and the rpo18 gene, the small subunit of viral RNA polymerase (1) (both genes are encoded by all poxviruses including variola virus), was monitored by gene-specific 5'-nuclease probes.
1 log drop in viral load in the subset of patients not using 3TC or FTC in their background treatment regimen.
They note that naturally occurring differences in autonomic nervous system activity can be associated with up to a lO0-fold difference in HIV viral load--and suggest testing drugs that might become powerful adjunctive therapies, slowing HIV progression and greatly improving antiretroviral treatment in many patients.
The reasons for this notion include basic principles of drug-resistance selection, viral fitness, resulting shifts in viral population, and the benefits of treatment even for patients with "treatment failure.