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The enormous diversity of hiv creates something of a moving target for researchers as emerging strains become more virulent and resistant to therapy. Abstract we conducted a serologic survey for antibodies to human immunodeficiency virus types 1 and 2 (hiv-1 and hiv-2) and human t-cell lymphotropic virus type i. How does a dual infection with hiv-1 and hiv-2 develop, and how is it best diagnosed. Hiv-1 and hiv-2 are two different and distinct strains of the hiv virus here's what you need to know.