It has now been 6 months since the PROUD and IPERGAY clinical studies investigating Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for the prevention of HIV infection had to [...]
86% risk reduction: Is it finally enough for PrEP to be made available in the UK?
TL;DR: PROUD and IPERGAY studies show PrEP reduces risk of HIV infection by 86% – How many more infections needed before Truvada is available on [...]
Aids denialism in London – Is it really 2015?
Latest UNAIDS report shows that 35 million people are living with HIV in 2013. Since the start of the epidemic, around 78 million people have [...]
UK HIV Prevention organisations issue statement in support of PrEP
A group of UK HIV prevention organisations have released today a statement calling for the NHS to make Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for the prevention of [...]
Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis: Not the Latest Fad but a Drive for Change
In a recent BMJ Blog Dr Rupert Whitaker cast a critical eye on Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for the prevention of HIV infection, questioning its role [...]