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Jean-Michel Molina presents interim results from the Prevenir study at AIDS 2018
Men Who Have Sex With Men

PrEP Before and After Sex Worked as Well as Daily PrEP in Preventing HIV, New Study Finds

“[The study] shows that the incidence of HIV in this cohort is zero averting 85 new infections," said Jean-Michel Molina, M.D., Ph.D., the lead researcher of the Prévenir study.

Alison Rodger discusses PARTNER2 study findings during a press conference at AIDS 2018
Men Who Have Sex With Men

Gay Men Cannot Get HIV From Partners Who Are Virally Suppressed, New Study Proves

Results from the PARTNER2 study, presented by Alison Rodger at AIDS 2018, yielded an equivalent level of confidence for gay men as it had for heterosexual couples in the original PARTNER study several years ago.

Paul Weidle, Pharm.D., M.P.H.
Conference Coverage

Data Collection Is Revolutionizing HIV Surveillance and Care, but at the Cost of Privacy?

Providers and researchers at the Adherence 2018 Conference discussed the role of data and surveillance through several approaches and how they are being used to understand local and global epidemics, marshal resources, and mobilize stakeholders for i...

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HIVSmart! App Uses Mobile Technology to Link Self-Testing to Care and Counseling

A home-based HIV test with an app that connects people to care helps people find out their status and not disappear due to shame and self-stigma.

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Conference Coverage

Is Ending the HIV Epidemic Possible, and If So, How? IAPAC Meeting in Geneva Takes Stock of Progress and the Road Ahead

More than 200 health care providers, researchers, and advocates gathered in Geneva, Switzerland, from across the globe to discuss progress and challenges in turning the tide on the HIV epidemic across the globe at the "Controlling the Epidemic" Summi...

HIV prevention pill is not reaching most who could potentially benefit -- especially African Americans and Latinos
CROI (Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections)

CDC: Few People Who Could Benefit From PrEP Are Using It

The CDC has released new data at the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) estimating that only a small percentage of people most at risk for HIV infection have actually been prescribed pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP).

HIV Prevalence Among Non-Medicaid Expansion States
CROI (Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections)

Separate and Unequal Access Frames Discussion at CROI Panel on U.S. HIV Care Cascade

The lack of Medicaid expansion in the South is creating worse racial disparities in the U.S., according to researchers and medical providers discussing the HIV care cascade at CROI 2018.

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CROI (Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections)

CROI 2018 Preview: Using Our Tools for Better HIV Prevention and Treatment

It's strange to think about the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) being the hottest ticket in town. But for the research community, CROI is in fact one of the more significant annual conferences on the latest HIV research...

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New Study of Once-Weekly Treatment Shows Promise but Is Far From a Magic Bullet

A recently published study shows positive early results for a once-weekly HIV antiretroviral in pill form that slowly releases the medications, but many more steps are needed to prove it can work in humans.

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Ending the Epidemic Without Medicaid Expansion?

With Louisiana being the only state in the Deep South that has expanded Medicaid to date, are "End the Epidemic" strategies realistic in the southern U.S.?