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Interviews

Traditional Healers Offer a Culturally Competent Approach to HIV Testing Gaps

In sub-Saharan Africa, herbalists and spiritual healers are working closely with researchers to help reduce HIV transmission in rural communities.

By Terri Wilder, M.S.W.
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This Week in HIV Research: We Need to Better Serve Our Teens

April 8, 2021: PrEP “contemplation” and uptake among adolescents; adolescent perception of HIV risk; HIV diagnosis rates among transgender people; PrEP and HIV incidence in Scotland.

By Barbara Jungwirth and Myles Helfand
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News

HIV Data Bites: Recent Advances in Broadly Neutralizing Antibodies for HIV Prevention

While findings from the high-profile AMP studies have excited scientists, they’re only one of a wide range of bNAb avenues currently being pursued.

By Michael Broder
photo of David Alain Wohl, M.D., as he recaps research from CROI 2021
Conference Coverage

As CROI 2021 Attests, the PrEP Revolution Is Coming

Analysis from David Alain Wohl, M.D., on new research in on HIV prevention, especially in areas that will expand and transform PrEP options.

By David Alain Wohl, M.D.
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Long-Acting ART Is Here. How Do We Make It Work for Our Patients?

Injectable HIV interventions are a game-changing new option for people dealing with pill fatigue, but there are implementation challenges for clinicians to consider.

By Larry Buhl
photo of David Alain Wohl, M.D., as he recaps research from CROI 2021
Conference Coverage

Broadly Neutralizing Antibodies for HIV? If We Can Do It for COVID ...

David Alain Wohl, M.D., shares his thoughts on broadly neutralizing antibodies for COVID-19—and the extent to which we can hope to see similar developments in HIV.

By David Alain Wohl, M.D.
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This Week in HIV Research: U=U and the Hippocratic Oath

April 1, 2021: The ethics of teaching U=U; the role of primary care in HIV service acceptance; STI testing rates in transgender women; the potential in anal self-sampling.

By Barbara Jungwirth and Myles Helfand
The main entrance to Grady Health System in downtown Atlanta, Georgia
News

How Can Clinics Become Safer Places for Transgender Women to Access PrEP?

Researchers recommend PrEP programs be linked to a gender-affirming care clinic, to build trust and retain patients in care.

By Mathew Rodriguez
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News

Long-Acting HIV Treatment and PrEP Pipeline Update: So Many Formulations!

CROI 2021 featured new research on a host of long-acting antiretrovirals in development, including less-frequent treatment injections, a weekly pill for HIV treatment, injectable PrEP, vaginal PrEP rings, and PrEP implants.

By Larry Buhl
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This Week in HIV Research: Under One Roof

March 18, 2021: Improving viral suppression among PLWH experiencing homelessness; co-located PrEP services for trans women; subsidized health care and PrEP uptake; Heplisav-B hepatitis B vaccine efficacy in PLWH.

By Barbara Jungwirth and Myles Helfand