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Author Archives: Emily Newman

Abdominal Body Fat Gains on ART and Viral Load: It Matters Where You Start

Abdominal Body Fat Gains on ART and Viral Load: It Matters Where You Start

, by Emily Newman

Gains in abdominal body fat and other types of lipodystrophy can be one side effect of antiretroviral therapy. New research gives insight into one potential cause. Read More

CROI 2015: “On-Demand” PrEP Shows High Efficacy in IPERGAY Trial

CROI 2015: “On-Demand” PrEP Shows High Efficacy in IPERGAY Trial

, by Emily Newman

Exciting results from the IPERGAY study—on the effectiveness of intermittent PrEP—were recently announced. Read More

CROI 2015: Partners PrEP Demo project: Near Elimination of HIV Transmission with ART and PrEP

CROI 2015: Partners PrEP Demo project: Near Elimination of HIV Transmission with ART and PrEP

, by Emily Newman

New data from CROI show that that PrEP is effective as a temporary “bridge” in serodiscordant couples until viral suppression is achieved. Read More

CROI 2015: PROUD Study of “Real World” PrEP Reports 86% Efficacy

CROI 2015: PROUD Study of “Real World” PrEP Reports 86% Efficacy

, by Emily Newman

Exciting results from the PROUD study show that PrEP can offer excellent protection against HIV when delivered to men who have sex with men outside of clinical trials. Read More

CROI 2015: Neutralizing Antibodies Provide Hope for an HIV Vaccine

CROI 2015: Neutralizing Antibodies Provide Hope for an HIV Vaccine

, by Emily Newman

A vaccine for HIV has thus far proven to be elusive. Galit Alter shared insight on where research in the field is headed. Read More