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Truvada
News

New Study Shows Effectiveness of On-Demand PrEP

Kaiser Permanente’s 2-1-1 pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) program shows event-driven dosing works.

By Larry Buhl

Featured

Oregon capital
News

Oregon Poised to Be Third State to Allow Pharmacist-Prescribed PrEP

Will Oregon’s new bill allowing PrEP without a doctor's prescription improve upon similar laws in California and Colorado?

By Larry Buhl
Sundararajan Team and TBA
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.
antibodies
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
women arm-in-arm
News

Among Women in the U.S., Race and Place Play an Outsized Role in New HIV Infections

Beyond the big-picture improvements, a closer look at the data reveals stark racial and geographic disparities in HIV incidence and prevalence.

By Ginger Skinner
stop virus
News

Injectable Long-Acting PrEP Is Safe, Highly Effective in Cisgender Women

The findings add to evidence that injectable PrEP could ultimately have greater real-world efficacy than daily oral PrEP in many populations, thanks to better adherence.

By Michael Broder
genetic analysis
News

The Future of HIV Treatment and Prevention Is Coming, and It’s Spelled bNAb

New findings from the Antibody-Mediated Prevention (AMP) studies indicate that broadly neutralizing antibodies can work, but several will need to be used in combination.

By Michael Broder
breastfeeding
Interviews

Why Are Parents Living With HIV Still Being Advised Not to Breastfeed?

A new expert consensus statement explores how providers can give birthing parents who are living with HIV the information they need to decide for themselves.

By Terri Wilder, M.S.W.
Visualization of change of a triplet in the single-stranded RNA helix of a virus as happened in the COVID-19 coronavirus SARS-CoV-2
News

Can the mRNA Technology Used for COVID-19 Vaccines Also Give Us an HIV Vaccine?

Developing a vaccine for HIV presents more challenges than creating one for COVID-19, but research that has led to the new COVID vaccines can help bring an HIV vaccine closer to reality.

By Michael Broder
Latinx patient
News

‘PrEP for Women Too’ Campaign Aims to Bring This Empowering HIV Prevention Tool to More Black and Latinx Women

Despite PrEP being safe to take for people of all genders, there’s still a lag in uptake among cisgender women.

By Juan Michael Porter II
patient history
Sexually Transmitted Infections

Taking a Sexual History Is an Essential Part of Good Health Care

Sex is a vital part of human life—and clinicians should be asking about it.

By Gigi Engle