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Hiv + sample diluted 1:100 for vzv elisa,after adding stop solution while disposing the elisa plate if drop splash in eye does it cause hiv infection?

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Dr. Louise Andrew
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Ask director: If you work in a laboratory, there should be very explicit guidelines for dealing with situations like this. HIV CAN be transmitted via fluids, but it is not always causative. Please consult your superiors.

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Last updated Apr 22, 2019

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