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Poll for VIPDX/WPI serology by Length of Illness (antibody)

Discussion in 'XMRV Testing, Treatment and Transmission' started by citybug, Oct 11, 2010.

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VIPDX/WPI Serology by Lenth of Illness (Antibody)

  1. Sick 10 years or more positive

    75.0%
  2. Sick 5 years up to 10 years positive

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  3. Sick 2 years up to 5 positive

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  4. Sick 6 months up to 2 years positive

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  5. Sick 10 years or more negative

    25.0%
  6. Sick 5 years up to 10 years negative

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  7. Sick 2 years up to 5 negative

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  8. Sick 6 months up to 2 years negative

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  1. citybug

    citybug Senior Member

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    I'd like the same people that answer the first poll to do this one too, to see if we can tell how much length of illness makes a difference in picking up antibodies. It would take a lot of responses.

    Can the poll be changed to private? I wasn't sure about the options and can't edit it.
     
  2. Snow Leopard

    Snow Leopard Hibernating

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    There are benefits to a non-private poll. It prevents false results from those who sign up just to skew the poll results. I have mentioned this to Cort, with regards to the other serology poll.
     
  3. citybug

    citybug Senior Member

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    OK non private is fine with me. If anyone really wants to be private they can ask someone else to post results in comments or something.

    Should I have separated 10-15 or 20 years, from more?
     
  4. mojoey

    mojoey Senior Member

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    have people gotten their serology results back yet (besides the 2 on this poll)? Seems there's a huge backlog at vipdx
     
  5. Lynn

    Lynn Senior Member

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    Hello mojoey,

    I sent in my blood on the first day that VIPdx offered the serology test. I called last Thursday and they told me it would be another two weeks for results (that will make it about 8 weeks). The woman I talked to said they have 300 tests to be validated since it is a new test.

    Lynn
     
  6. citybug

    citybug Senior Member

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    Don't forget this poll too. Thanks.
     

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