Any and all insight into this matter is much appreciated. Thanks.
(Great comm, btw. This sort of thing is really useful/nifty/cool/other adjectives to that effect.)
*ETA: What I mean by this is that the HIV virus attacks the helper T-cells, which are
ETA Numero Dos: It might just be me, but I find it wicked hard to wrap my brain around the "they're dead, so they have no immune system" idea. I mean, they have a (somewhat) functioning circulatory system and those two are, like, whoa!intertwined. I am, admittedly, somewhat new to the vampire mythology. (And a little bit overwhelmed.) I'm rather liking the idea of vampirism as a disease, but the thought of them as carriers and infecting their victims seems kind of neat, too.