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For Gay Men, Zero HIV Transmissions with Condomless Anal Sex and Undetectable Viral Load in PARTNER Study

For Gay Men, Zero HIV Transmissions with Condomless Anal Sex and Undetectable Viral Load in PARTNER Study

, by Emily Land

After more than an estimated 22,000 condomless sex acts, there were no HIV transmissions among serodiscordant couples when the HIV-positive partner had an undetectable viral load. Read More

AIDS 2016: San Francisco and New York Lead in PrEP Use

AIDS 2016: San Francisco and New York Lead in PrEP Use

, by Liz Highleyman

The manufacturer of Truvada reported how many prescriptions have been filled for PrEP—with a steep rise among men in 2015. Read More

Young Gay Teens Do Well On PrEP—But They Need More Support

Young Gay Teens Do Well On PrEP—But They Need More Support

, by Emily Land

The results of the ATN 113 study give insight into the kinds of support young people will need from providers if they’re offered PrEP. Read More

HIV Prevention Ring for Women More Than 75% Effective, New Analyses Show

HIV Prevention Ring for Women More Than 75% Effective, New Analyses Show

, by Emily Land

The dapivirine ring works well to reduce risk for HIV infection—when women use it consistently. Read More

With 20 Billion Condoms and 3 Million People on PrEP, Could We Reach the UNAIDS HIV Prevention Goal in 5 Years?

With 20 Billion Condoms and 3 Million People on PrEP, Could We Reach the UNAIDS HIV Prevention Goal in 5 Years?

, by Emily Land

Every year, about 2 million people around the world are newly infected with HIV, with no decline in recent years. Read More