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What Do We Need to Do to "Get to Zero"?

November 21, 2011

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Marguerite Thorp

Marguerite Thorp, Student Global AIDS Campaign, Boston, Mass.

I'm really excited about treatment as prevention. The HPTN 052 study that came out early this year was, I think, just a landmark, a turning point, saying that, certainly combined with the evidence-based, high-impact prevention tools that we've already had, now we can really look at treatment, not just as saving lives -- which it is and should remain -- but also as a way to drive down new infections and to end the epidemic.




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