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Assessment of HIV Screening Tests for Use in Preexposure Prophylaxis Programs

Madhukar Pai - Oct. 16, 2017
Please see this new study in JID, which evaluated several rapid HIV tests in the context of acute HIV infection/PrEP. They suggest that screening tests (EIAs or rapid tests) that combine p24 antigen a...
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HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) rapid tests
HIV Treatment & Prevention

PreExposure Prophylaxis Educational Tool

K. Rivet Amico, PhD - Jan. 31, 2015
We developed a video/media clip targeting the explanation of how it is believed that PrEP operates in the body and why daily adherence is important for protection from HIV. The video was developed wit...
Keywords:
pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) MSM PreP
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Promising HIV-preventive Practices for Sero-Discordant Couples

Willemijn de Bruin - May 7, 2014
To all whom it might concern, The Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) is conducting a study on HIV-preventive practices for sero-discordant couples in sub-Saharan Africa. Information gathered by means o...
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ART HIV/AIDS HIV prevention pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) sero-discordant couples sub-saharan africa
HIV Treatment & Prevention

PrEP Watch

Pamela Marks - Jan. 6, 2014
This site is a "a clearinghouse for information on pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV prevention. PrEP Watch includes information on data, additional research, cost, access and advocacy efforts i...
Keywords:
pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

VOICE Trial

Pamela Marks - June 27, 2013
Hi all, Just saw a nice review of the VOICE Trial on the NAM AIDSMAP website. Curious to hear what others think about PrEP, and its future. Seems that many of the interventions have not met expectat...
Keywords:
pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) PreP
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Study demonstrates target threshold of TFV-DP concentrations necessary for reduction of HIV-1 transmision in MSM

Pamela Marks - Sept. 26, 2012
Study looks at inracellular concentrations of TFV-DP from STRAND and iPrEx trialls and the outocmes in cases vs. controls Study demonstrates target threshold of TFV-DP concentrations necessary for red...
Keywords:
MSM pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) MSM Sexual transmission
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Adherence to PrEP

Jessica Haberer, MD, MS - March 12, 2012
At the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (aka CROI) in Seattle last week, there was a lot of discussion about the important role adherence plays in the efficacy of PrEP. For ins...
Keywords:
pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) Publications & Research
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

HIV Prevention Update Double Issue - In focus: understanding combination prevention, VOICE trial discontinuation, PLoS VMMC collection

Daniel C - Jan. 18, 2012
HIV Prevention Update Double Issue - In focus: understanding combination prevention, VOICE trial discontinuation, PLoS VMMC collection C Daniel
Keywords:
arv therapy combination prevention Integration and linkages to care men who have sex with men Microbicides partner notification pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) PrePex device scale up serodiscordant voluntary medical male circumcision Youth
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Oral Tenofovir Dropped from HIV PrEP Trial - Journal Watch

Sophie Beauvais - Nov. 17, 2011
Oral Tenofovir Dropped from HIV PrEP Trial - Journal Watch Beauvais Sophie
Keywords:
Developing targeted interventions pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP)
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Access to HIV Prevention Services and Attitudes about Emerging Strategies: A Global Survey of Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM) and their Health Care Providers

Ted Hufstader - July 14, 2011
Access to HIV Prevention Services and Attitudes about Emerging Strategies: A Global Survey of Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM) and their Health Care Providers Hufstader Ted ...
Keywords:
Addressing structural risk HIV prevention and care services Integration and linkages to care MSM pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) primary care Sexual transmission
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

May 2011 HIV Prevention Update

John Nicholson - June 2, 2011
May 2011 HIV Prevention Update Nicholson John
Keywords:
gender HIV risk behavior male circumcision pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) prevention Sexual transmission
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

HIV PrEP Trial in Women Halted - Journal Watch

Sophie Beauvais - May 16, 2011
HIV PrEP Trial in Women Halted - Journal Watch Beauvais Sophie
Keywords:
maternal health pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP)
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Roundup of links on the FEM PrEP Trial Cancelation

Sarah Arnquist - April 21, 2011
The FEM-PrEP trial – looking at once-daily administration of the antiretroviral drug Truvada (emtricitabine and tenofovir) versus a placebo among high-risk heterosexual, HIV-negative women for prevent...
Keywords:
Family Health International FEM pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP)
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Interim Guidance: Preexposure Prophylaxis for the Prevention of HIV Infection in Men Who Have Sex with Men

Sarah Arnquist - April 19, 2011
Interim Guidance: Preexposure Prophylaxis for the Prevention of HIV Infection in Men Who Have Sex with Men Arnquist Sarah U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ...
Keywords:
pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP)
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Preexposure Chemoprophylaxis for HIV Prevention in Men Who Have Sex with Men

Sarah Arnquist - April 19, 2011
Preexposure Chemoprophylaxis for HIV Prevention in Men Who Have Sex with Men Arnquist Sarah Preexposure Chemoprophylaxis for HIV Prevention in Men Who Have Sex wit...
Keywords:
pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP)
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Putting PrEP into Practice — The Experts Respond - Journal Watch

Sophie Beauvais - April 11, 2011
Putting PrEP into Practice — The Experts Respond - Journal Watch Beauvais Sophie
Keywords:
pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) Sexual transmission
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Update on Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis - Journal Watch

Sophie Beauvais - April 11, 2011
Update on Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis - Journal Watch Beauvais Sophie
Keywords:
pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) Publications & Research
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Putting PrEP into Practice - Journal Watch HIV/AIDS Clinical Care Antiretroviral Rounds Case

Allison Lawlor - March 21, 2011
Putting PrEP into Practice Published in Journal Watch HIV/AIDS Clinical Care http://aids-clinical-care.jwatch.org/ March 14, 2011 Last week, we described a high-risk young man seeking intermittent...
Keywords:
pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP)
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

GHDonline Expert Panel: PrEP: A promising, novel HIV prevention strategy

Sarah Arnquist - March 6, 2011
GHDonline.org is pleased to host an online expert panel on the implications of PrEP as an emerging HIV prevention strategy. Our panelists, Douglas Krakower, MD , and Andrew Mujugira, MBChB, MSc wi...
Keywords:
pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

GHDonline Expert Panel: PrEP: A promising, novel HIV prevention strategy

Sarah Arnquist - March 6, 2011
GHDonline.org is pleased to host an online expert panel on the implications of PrEP as an emerging HIV prevention strategy. Our panelists, Douglas Krakower, MD , and Andrew Mujugira, MBChB, MSc wi...
Keywords:
pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) treatment as prevention