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AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses Journal Publishes Special Issue on Prevention

November 6, 2012

The journal of AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses has published a special issue examining the "complex factors involved in the sexual transmission of HIV, the urgent need for new preventive approaches, and the most promising methods currently in development," according to a press release from the publisher, Mary Ann Leibert, Inc. "It is currently an exciting time in HIV prevention science research, with progress on multiple fronts," Thomas Hope, editor-in-chief of AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses and professor of cell and molecular biology at the Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, said in the press release. The entire issue is available online (11/5).

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Reader Comments:

Comment by: Brian F. (Snellville, GA) Wed., Nov. 7, 2012 at 2:11 pm UTC
Aren't clinical trials like the hvtn505 that I've been involved in be getting more press? I've been engaging in what I've always considered normal sexual behavior (bb only) and even after being exposed knowingly through sex with a partner who's viral load was over 17000 AND sharing a dirty need
E, I'm still neg. or to check out the studies. Brian F.
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