Latest Microbicides for sexually transmitted diseases Stories

2010-11-23 13:28:42

CONRAD is pleased to join in congratulating the Global iPrEx study team for their successful trial of oral tenofovir (TDF) with emtricitabine (FTC) for HIV prevention.

2010-07-19 15:31:00

CAPRISA 004 trial shows moderate protection against transmission of virus JOHANNESBURG and WASHINGTON, July 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Results of an advanced clinical trial of an antiretroviral-based microbicide candidate are being announced at the International AIDS Conference in Vienna, Austria.

2010-07-19 13:55:00

VIENNA, July 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "This is a historic day for HIV prevention research.

2010-07-02 20:15:44

Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) have identified two molecules that when activated by drugs, can inhibit a number of specific aspects of HIV transmission.

2010-06-08 10:45:00

WASHINGTON, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The nonprofit International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM) today announced the initiation of the first trial among women in Africa testing a vaginal ring containing an antiretroviral drug (ARV) that could one day be used to prevent HIV transmission during sex.

2010-01-26 12:00:00

BETHLEHEM, Pa., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Particle Sciences, a leading drug development CRO, will share formulation, analytic and production responsibilities in an effort to develop a vaginally administered microbicide, a product specifically designed to prevent the sexual transmission of HIV.

2009-12-14 01:25:00

Funding and Support for HIV Prevention Research Must Continue NEW YORK, Dec.

2009-07-10 09:35:00

Scientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have devised a laboratory test for predicting whether microbicides against HIV are safe for human use.

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