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The Next Frontier of U=U Science

Undetectable equals untransmittable (U=U) has improved HIV prevention and tackled stigma, but there are still a few questions to answer.

By Sony Salzman

Not Surprisingly, PopART Study Showed Community-Based Services Reduce HIV Incidence

"We don't need to spend another $140 million to find out how to retain people in care," activist David Barr writes. "We need to invest in the kinds of services people need so that they can use treatment easily and effectively."

By David Barr

Drug Use May Be Increasing Syphilis Rates Among HIV-Positive Cisgender Women, Studies Show

The global increase in sexually transmitted infections was a major focus of the CROI 2019 meeting in Seattle, Washington.

By Kenyon Farrow

CROI 2019: What News to Expect in HIV Science and Policy

TheBodyPro is covering all the latest in HIV science at the biggest annual gathering of HIV researchers in the U.S. Here's a preview of what's to come.

By Sony Salzman

HIV Prevention Research Highlights From HIVR4P 2018

At last week's HIV Research for Prevention (HIVR4P) conference in Madrid, scientists reported progress in numerous areas of HIV prevention research.

By National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

3D Imaging Videos Show HIV Infection Might Establish Within Hours

A fascinating lecture at this year's HIVR4P conference showed how advances in modern scanning technologies can be used to get more accurate information about the first stages of HIV infection and on the ways that HIV drugs are absorbed and distribute...

By Simon Collins for AVAC: Global Advocacy for HIV Prevention

NIAID Director, Scientific Sessions Kick Off HIV Research for Prevention (HIVR4P) 2018

A durable end to the HIV/AIDS pandemic will require the development and widespread implementation of new and improved HIV prevention tools, according to NIAID Director Anthony S. Fauci, M.D.

By National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

How to Evaluate PrEP and Vaccines: Urgency for Next-Generation Compounds

Several presentations at the 2018 HIV Research for Prevention conference looked at the new challenges of evaluating efficacy of new PrEP and vaccine candidates.

By Simon Collins for HIV i-Base

Day 2: More Conversations From 2018 USCA

Three experts share their perspectives on treatment as prevention (TasP) at the U.S. Conference on AIDS.


Really Rapid Review: International AIDS Conference 2018, Amsterdam

Paul Sax, M.D., provides highlights of the important and interesting studies that caught his eye at AIDS 2018.

By Paul E. Sax, M.D. for NEJM Journal Watch