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Microbicide Products

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Ask the Experts

Microbicide delay for greater vaccine test pool? (MICROBICIDES, 2009)

I recently heard a Policy Director of an ASO say that introduction of microbocides to the public will be delayed because the use of microbicides would mean fewer trial patients for a vaccine. Is this really true?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...or female condoms to protect themselves. HIV negative women are the main target group for microbicide development, but when microbicide products finally reach the market, HIV positive people and individuals who do not know their HIV status are... Read more »

Hope in microbicides (MICROBICIDES, 2009)

What are your thoughts about microbicides? There are some promising products in clinical trials... Read more »

Microbicide trials

There are several microbicide trials ongoing. How long it will take in your opinion to have a valid... Read more »
Global Campaign for Microbicides

Product Pipeline From the Alliance for Microbicide Development

... The Alliance for Microbicide Development tracks the progress of candidate microbicides through the research pipeline. On the first Friday of each month, the Alliance's Weekly News Digest includes an update on overall Read more »
The Well Project

Questions and Answers: Microbicides Against HIV

... Table of Contents What Are Microbicides? How Would Microbicides Work? Are Microbicides Currently Available? What Is Happening in Microbicide Research? Would Read more »
AIDS InfoNet


... What Are Microbicides? Microbicides and Vaccines How Do Microbicides Work? How Many Microbicides Are Near Approval? What Are the Side Effects? Read more »
Community HIV/AIDS Mobilization Project

Achieving Consensus Around the Definition of a Microbicide

...Trials Network (MTN), Center for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA), and the International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM), for example, were all on the same page, finally, with regard to the definition of a topical... Read more »
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Gates & Buffett - Will "We" see any of this?

Posted by Survivor, 3 Replies I hope to God So! Love Eric - "RatBoy" Read more »


Posted by Anonymous
...a powerful new weapon in the fight against HIV, as it prevents the virus from infecting human cells. They are keen to make a microbicide cream for women in Africa and other developing countries where many have little or no control over their... Read more »


Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
...Fauci Director, NIAID The challenges remain particularly with regard to prevention, including the development of topical microbicides to allow women to be able to empower themselves to help to protect themselves and the vaccine, the elusive... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Site Navigation What is Freedom Lubricant? Freedom Lubricant is an anti-viral sexual lubricant that helps to prevent transmission of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Although many microbicidal lubricants are under development, Freedom Lube... Read more »