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SRI Lands $150M NIH Contract to Help Develop Candidate HIV Prevention Products - GovConWire

Google News - Microbicides - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 05:26

GovConWire

SRI Lands $150M NIH Contract to Help Develop Candidate HIV Prevention Products
GovConWire
SRI said Tuesday its biosciences division will manufacture and characterize drug products to support the development of microbicide and non-vaccine pre-exposure agents through preclinical and clinical studies for the NIH's National Institute of Allergy ...

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SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for Promising ... - PharmiWeb.com (press release)

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 15:13

SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for Promising ...
PharmiWeb.com (press release)
"Since the early 2000s, researchers at SRI International have been involved in drug development activities to help move many microbicides, PrEP agents, and multipurpose prevention technologies through IND-enabling studies," said Gita Shankar, Ph.D., ...

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SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for - PR Newswire (press release)

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 14:56

SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for
PR Newswire (press release)
"Since the early 2000s, researchers at SRI International have been involved in drug development activities to help move many microbicides, PrEP agents, and multipurpose prevention technologies through IND-enabling studies," said Gita Shankar, Ph.D., ...

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Uganda: HIV/Aids Treatment - AllAfrica.com

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 04:22

Uganda: HIV/Aids Treatment
AllAfrica.com
Dr. Flavia Matovu Kiweewa, an Epidemiologist and Microbicides Researcher at Makerere University John Horpkins University (MUJHU), says women are hit hard because they are usually not in control of relations financially, culturally, and even practically.

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HIV/AIDS treatment - Nigeria Today

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 02:31

HIV/AIDS treatment
Nigeria Today
Dr. Flavia Matovu Kiweewa, an Epidemiologist and Microbicides Researcher at Makerere University John Horpkins University (MUJHU), says women are hit hard because they are usually not in control of relations financially, culturally, and even practically.

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What Could The Future Of Women's HIV Prevention Look Like? - Huffington Post Canada

Google News - Microbicides - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 12:52

Huffington Post Canada

What Could The Future Of Women's HIV Prevention Look Like?
Huffington Post Canada
Dr. Zeda Rosenberg is the founding chief executive officer of the International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM), a nonprofit product development partnership established in 2002 to prevent HIV transmission by accelerating the development and ...

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Dapivirine Vaginal Ring Helps Prevent HIV Infection in Women - MedicalResearch.com (blog)

Google News - Microbicides - Sat, 12/03/2016 - 14:58

Dapivirine Vaginal Ring Helps Prevent HIV Infection in Women
MedicalResearch.com (blog)
To provide women with more prevention options, the nonprofit International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM) developed a vaginal ring that contains an antiretroviral drug called dapivirine. Women insert the ring themselves and replace it every month.

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SisterLove – Women Now! conference – South Africa (Photo credit: SisterLove Inc.) - Rolling Out

Google News - Microbicides - Sat, 12/03/2016 - 13:49

Rolling Out

SisterLove – Women Now! conference – South Africa (Photo credit: SisterLove Inc.)
Rolling Out
... for iSTARSHIPP is to educate, prepare, advocate and support communities, especially women/girls and young men, for the implementation of High Impact Prevention programs including prevention technologies such as PrEP, PEP, TasP, microbicides and ...

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This Timeline of HIV/AIDS Drugs Shows How Far We've Come - VICE

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 14:07

Washington Post

This Timeline of HIV/AIDS Drugs Shows How Far We've Come
VICE
July 9, 2010: A South African study presented at the International AIDS Conference shows antiretroviral-based vaginal microbicides help reduce sexual transmission of the disease to women. The microbicide is usually applied inside the vagina as a gel, ...
Birmingham's Southern Research has been targeting AIDS for 30 yearsAlabama NewsCenter

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IPM's ring study results published - Medical Xpress

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 10:06

IPM's ring study results published
Medical Xpress
The International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM) announced today that The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) has published results from The Ring Study, a Phase III clinical trial of IPM's vaginal ring to prevent HIV. The study's key findings, ...

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IPM's ring study results published in New England Journal of ... - EurekAlert (press release)

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 09:32

EurekAlert (press release)

IPM's ring study results published in New England Journal of ...
EurekAlert (press release)
IPM announced today that the New England Journal of Medicine has published results from the Ring Study, a Phase III clinical trial of IPM's vaginal ring to ...
HIV Prevention Vaginal Ring African-American Women ...HelloBeautiful
Women report vaginal ring for preventing HIV had little effect on sexual intercourseWestside Gazette

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At last, an HIV prevention tool women can control? - Devex

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 08:26

Devex

At last, an HIV prevention tool women can control?
Devex
As an example of a high-profile failure, Matovu pointed to a gel-based microbicide that women could insert into their vaginas. Recent trial results were disappointing, demonstrating little effectiveness. Subsequent analysis seemed to indicate that may ...

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New vaginal ring for slow release ARV - Health24

Google News - Microbicides - Wed, 11/30/2016 - 05:42

New vaginal ring for slow release ARV
Health24
The trials of the ring – one run by the International Partnership for Microbicides called ASPIRE and the other, the Microbicide Trial Network (MTN) Ring study – found that the ring offered the women between 27 and 31 percent protection against HIV ...

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Birmingham's Southern Research has been targeting AIDS for 30 years - Alabama NewsCenter

Google News - Microbicides - Mon, 11/28/2016 - 17:02

Alabama NewsCenter

Birmingham's Southern Research has been targeting AIDS for 30 years
Alabama NewsCenter
Their focus is on therapeutics for novel viral targets not inhibited by current therapies and topical microbicides, which could neutralize the virus prior to infection. The latent reservoir work now being done for DAIDS-NIAID puts Southern Research ...

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Birmingham's Southern Research has been targeting AIDS for 30 years - Alabama NewsCenter

Google News - Microbicides - Mon, 11/28/2016 - 17:00

Alabama NewsCenter

Birmingham's Southern Research has been targeting AIDS for 30 years
Alabama NewsCenter
Their focus is on therapeutics for novel viral targets not inhibited by current therapies and topical microbicides, which could neutralize the virus prior to infection. The latent reservoir work now being done for DAIDS-NIAID puts Southern Research ...

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ABIVAX organise un déjeuner investisseurs avec des leaders d'opinion qui portera sur les nouvelles approches ... - Edubourse.com (Communiqué de presse)

Google News - Microbicides - Fri, 11/25/2016 - 07:34

ABIVAX organise un déjeuner investisseurs avec des leaders d'opinion qui portera sur les nouvelles approches ...
Edubourse.com (Communiqué de presse)
Depuis 10 ans, le Pr. Ian McGowan est le principal investigateur des essais réalisés au sein de l'Université de Pittsburgh et menés par les chercheurs du Microbicide Trial Network (MTN), un réseau d'essais cliniques sur le VIH/SIDA créé en 2006 par le ...

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ABIVAX : organise un déjeuner investisseurs avec des leaders d'opinion qui portera sur les nouvelles approches ... - Zonebourse.com

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 12:08

ABIVAX : organise un déjeuner investisseurs avec des leaders d'opinion qui portera sur les nouvelles approches ...
Zonebourse.com
Depuis 10 ans, le Pr. Ian McGowan est le principal investigateur des essais réalisés au sein de l'Université de Pittsburgh et menés par les chercheurs du Microbicide Trial Network (MTN), un réseau d'essais cliniques sur le VIH/SIDA créé en 2006 par le ...

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ABIVAX : organise un déjeuner investisseurs avec des leaders d'opinion qui portera sur les nouvelles approches ... - Zonebourse.com

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 12:08

ABIVAX : organise un déjeuner investisseurs avec des leaders d'opinion qui portera sur les nouvelles approches ...
Zonebourse.com
Depuis 10 ans, le Pr. Ian McGowan est le principal investigateur des essais réalisés au sein de l'Université de Pittsburgh et menés par les chercheurs du Microbicide Trial Network (MTN), un réseau d'essais cliniques sur le VIH/SIDA créé en 2006 par le ...

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ABIVAX to Host Key Opinion Leader Luncheon for Investors Focused on Novel Approaches to HIV Therapy - Business Wire (press release)

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 12:01

ABIVAX to Host Key Opinion Leader Luncheon for Investors Focused on Novel Approaches to HIV Therapy
Business Wire (press release)
He qualified in medicine at the University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK and has additional doctoral degrees from the University of Oxford (Mucosal Immunology) and the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (Microbicide Development). For the last decade, Dr.

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