The organizers explain the aim of the PrEP in Europe summit “is to articulate how we, as members of the affected communities and their allies, want to be able to benefit from PrEP.
Reforms needed or UNAIDS targets of 90-90-90 by 2020 in order to control the HIV epidemic will not be achieved
The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved a new drug, Descovy, for prevention of infection with H.I.V., only the second drug approved for this purpose.
At least 15 people in England have tested HIV positive while waiting to get a place on a trial for a pill which prevents the disease.
The company said on Thursday that its list price for both Truvada and Descovy is $1,758 per month.
The new study is the first of its kind to examine at-risk factors often ignored by medical professionals.
Programmes to scale-up HIV testing and treatment in countries in sub-Saharan Africa may have had less impact on new HIV infections than hoped, partly because they haven’t paid enough attention to groups that contribute disproportionately to HIV acquisition and transmission, experts say.
Even as concentrated epidemics evolve, new infections among current and former key population members and their intimate partners dominate new infections.
Effective population-based approaches to decrease HIV incidence are as relevant as ever given modest reductions observed over the past decade. T
Members of key populations experience disproportionate burdens of both HIV and violence. These epidemics are linked—violence increases HIV vulnerability and poses a barrier to HIV testing, disclosure and adherence to antiretroviral therapy.
Event-driven oral pre-exposure prophylaxis to prevent HIV for men who have sex with men
Australia has solidified its reputation as a world leader in HIV prevention, recording its lowest number of new HIV cases in almost two decades.