Unprepared, unwilling and unethical
How a lack of leadership in HIV prevention is failing those at risk of infection in the UK (and beyond) In July 2012, the US [...]
Is a Pill Enough to Fight HIV?
The New York Times started a debate on Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for the prevention of HIV infection by asking five prominent researchers and HIV advocates to [...]
Why PrEP isn’t just a “Biomedical” intervention
Don’t we all know that popping pills is not the solution to all our problems? The writer reflects on his and other’s assumptions about the [...]
Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis: The Great Confusion
2011, the year of PrEP. In less than 18 months 6 clinical trials investigating the potential use of HIV antiretrovirals (ARV) for the prevention [...]
Closure of oral Tenofovir arm in VOICE Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis trial: PrEP as a “niche intervention”?
The Microbicides Trial Network (MTN) announced yesterday that its VOICE (Vaginal and Oral Interventions to Control the Epidemic, MTN003) HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) prevention study [...]