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Author Archives: Emily Land

Gay men living with HIV factor being ‘undetectable’ into decisions about sex

Gay men living with HIV factor being ‘undetectable’ into decisions about sex

, by Emily Land

People who are undetectable do not transmit HIV to others. Do people know this, and are they acting on it? Read More

Do you know U=U?

Do you know U=U?

, by Emily Land

Advocates for “Undetectable=Untransmittable” (U=U) were out, proud and visible this year at the International AIDS Conference, spreading the message that people living with HIV with undetectable viral loads do not transmit HIV to partners. Read More

What’s new with PrEP? Research & innovation at IAS 2017

What’s new with PrEP? Research & innovation at IAS 2017

, by Emily Land

Read more about studies of on-demand dosing, a long-acting injectable, and PrEP and STIs. Read More

Rectal products for PrEP: Are they an option?

Rectal products for PrEP: Are they an option?

, by Emily Land

Although a rectal gel for PrEP would be convenient for many, there are major challenges to developing and testing these new types of PrEP products. Read More

Condomless sex can be “safe sex,” if viral load is undetectable, says Opposites Attract researcher

Condomless sex can be “safe sex,” if viral load is undetectable, says Opposites Attract researcher

, by Emily Land

In a study with more than 300 gay men with HIV, there were zero HIV transmissions to HIV-negative sex partners if people had undetectable viral loads. Read More