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Could purell hand sanitizer kill hiv on the surfaces?

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Yes: It will kill HIV even if it is in blood droplets. Do note that hand sanitizer does not kill clostridium difficile or noravirus.
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