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PrEP for Understudied Populations: Exploring Questions About Efficacy and Safety Img

PrEP for Understudied Populations: Exploring Questions About Efficacy and Safety

What we know about PrEP use during pregnancy and when breastfeeding, and its use by trans women, trans men, and people who inject drugs.

Pregnancy and Infant Feeding: Can We Say U=U About the Risk of Passing HIV to an Infant? Img

Pregnancy and Infant Feeding: Can We Say U=U About the Risk of Passing HIV to an Infant?

An examination of what we know about the risk of passing HIV through pregnancy, childbirth, and infant feeding.

PrEP Updates From the 9th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Science Img
IAS (International AIDS Society) Conference

PrEP Updates From the 9th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Science

Brief IAS 2017 summaries of ongoing research on pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), evaluating its long-term effectiveness and safety, patient experiences, and alternative dosing schedules, such as an on-demand regimen.

HIV Prevention for People Who Inject Drugs: New Biomedical Approaches and Time-Honored Strategies Img
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HIV Prevention for People Who Inject Drugs: New Biomedical Approaches and Time-Honored Strategies

A review of evidence on a range of effective interventions to reduce the risk of HIV transmission among people who inject drugs.

Research Update: Meta-Analysis Shows PrEP Is Effective in Women With High Adherence Img
Women

Research Update: Meta-Analysis Shows PrEP Is Effective in Women With High Adherence

A meta-analysis of five randomized controlled trials that included women shows that, with good adherence, oral PrEP is effective at reducing the risk for HIV transmission in women.

Bleach: Should It Be Recommended to Disinfect Needles and Syringes? Img
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Bleach: Should It Be Recommended to Disinfect Needles and Syringes?

What is the evidence on rinsing needles and syringes with bleach to prevent HIV and hepatitis C transmission among people who inject drugs?

HIV and the Female Genital Tract -- What Does It Mean for HIV Prevention? Img
Women

HIV and the Female Genital Tract -- What Does It Mean for HIV Prevention?

Camille Arkell discusses the female genital tract's unique biological vulnerabilities to HIV, its protective defences against HIV and HIV prevention approaches available to women.

Oral Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Fact Sheet Img

Oral Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Fact Sheet

How well does daily oral PrEP work? Does intermittent PrEP work? Does oral PrEP work as well for women as for men? CATIE answers these questions and more.