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For people having anal sex, PrEP 211 is as effective as daily PrEP

For people having anal sex, PrEP 211 is as effective as daily PrEP

, by Emily Land

PrEP 211 allows greater flexibility of dosing—and is just as effective as PrEP taken daily. Read More

Strut evaluation report: More diversity, improved outcomes, and more room to grow

Strut evaluation report: More diversity, improved outcomes, and more room to grow

, by Jen Hecht, MPH

A new evaluation shows expanding services and more services provided to priority communities. But, improvements can be made in some areas. Read More

Disappointing results from “kick and kill” HIV cure study, explained

Disappointing results from “kick and kill” HIV cure study, explained

, by Emily Land

Researchers say that although the two-pronged treatment failed to reduce the viral reservoir, we shouldn’t lose hope that a “kick and kill” strategy might someday be successful. Read More

Hormone levels not affected by PrEP in trans women

Hormone levels not affected by PrEP in trans women

, by Liz Highleyman

Using PrEP for HIV prevention does not lower levels of feminizing hormones, and hormones only slightly reduce tenofovir levels according to new research. Read More

Broadly neutralizing antibody PGT121 reduces hidden viral reservoir

Broadly neutralizing antibody PGT121 reduces hidden viral reservoir

, by Warren Tong

With implications for an HIV cure, new research shows that HIV that is part of the viral reservoir can be targeted and eliminated. Read More