"AIDS Treatment News" online * New Issue #302 (searchable/indexed)

Carlton Hogan carlton at walleye.ccbr.umn.edu
Wed Sep 23 15:19:37 EST 1998


In article <learn-2309981142390001 at tench.microbiol.washington.edu>,
Jerry Learn <learn at u.washington.edu> wrote:

>>  chemists who criticize the virology and immunology. By the way.
>> What *has* Mullis done lately (besides creating a totally data-
>> free model of AIDS pathogenesis)?
>> 
>I did a check of Medline this morning, and the only thing that I can find
>since 1992 from him is the above mentioned paper (A hypothetical disease
>of the immune system that may bear some relation to the acquired immune
>deficiency syndrome. Genetica 95(1-3):195-197).

Yeah, that's the data free model I referred to. His "immune network
overload" theory. A good armchair quarter back think piece, but not
credible as an alternative explanation of AIDS etiology.

Carlton



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