Visible Genetics close to offering POC genotyping system
This article was originally published in Clinica
There are two million HIV viral load tests conducted each year in the US to monitor the progress of drug therapy. The mean time between a major component of that drug therapy being adjusted by a physician is just six months. There are some 350,000 patients on triple drug therapy and of those newly presenting, an average of 25% have resistance to some of the commonly used drugs.