Prepping for a PrEP Trial (July/August 2009)
Why is it so hard to find young people to participate in HIV-related studies? While trying to find an assistant to help recruit young, gay men for a trial of pre-exposure HIV prophylaxis (PrEP), HIV advocate Keith Green may have stumbled on an answer: homophobia.
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In Positively Aware, from Test Positive Aware Network
Topical PrEP Comparison: Tenofovir Alone May Be as Effective as Tenofovir/FTC, Study Finds (February 9, 2009)
Walid Heneine, Ph.D., explains the results of a study in macaques which found that a topical gel offered complete protection against SIV infection -- regardless of whether that gel contained tenofovir alone or tenofovir in combination with emtricitabine.
In The 16th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, from TheBodyPRO.com
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