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Vaginal Ring is the Latest Tool to Prevent HIV in Women - Healthline

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 07/26/2016 - 19:02

Healthline

Vaginal Ring is the Latest Tool to Prevent HIV in Women
Healthline
“That's the key to prophylaxis against HIV … having the drug there when the exposure happens,” Dr. Jared Baeten, Ph.D., a University of Washington School of Public Health professor, who helped design a clinical trial of the ring through the ...

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The Division of AIDS Awards ABL a Seven-Year Contract to Provide HIV Microbicide Research and Product ... - Yahoo Finance

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 07/26/2016 - 12:11

The Division of AIDS Awards ABL a Seven-Year Contract to Provide HIV Microbicide Research and Product ...
Yahoo Finance
ABL, Inc. (ABL), a global contract research and manufacturing service provider to the Government and biopharmaceutical industry, is pleased to announce the award of contract #HHSN272201600008I for the “Comprehensive Resources for HIV Microbicides ...

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The Division of AIDS Awards ABL a Seven-Year Contract to Provide HIV Microbicide Research and Product ... - Business Wire (press release)

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 07/26/2016 - 12:06

The Division of AIDS Awards ABL a Seven-Year Contract to Provide HIV Microbicide Research and Product ...
Business Wire (press release)
Products of interest for development under this program include microbicides, pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) agents, and Multipurpose Prevention Technologies (MPT's), such as combination products for contraception and disease prevention. Candidate ...

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Vaginal rings can prevent HIV in South Africa where traditional methods have failed - Ventures Africa

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 07/26/2016 - 10:25

Ventures Africa

Vaginal rings can prevent HIV in South Africa where traditional methods have failed
Ventures Africa
Women do not have control over their lives sexually,” says Zeda Rosenberg, the founder and CEO of the non-profit organisation, International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM). Rape is very common, both within and outside a relationship. In South ...

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Africa: #Aids2016 - Where Do We Go From Here? - AllAfrica.com

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 07/26/2016 - 04:54

Africa: #Aids2016 - Where Do We Go From Here?
AllAfrica.com
... because of the promise of interventions such as PrEP that, if delivered to individuals and groups that need it the most, could be game-changers; and because of the promise of other prevention options on the horizon in years to come such as ...

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Africa: 'The Ring Has in Me a New Advocate!' - AllAfrica.com

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 07/26/2016 - 04:45

AllAfrica.com

Africa: 'The Ring Has in Me a New Advocate!'
AllAfrica.com
I awoke on the morning 18th July 2016 excited to attend my first International AIDS Conference. While this was the 21st International AIDS Conference, I had no idea what to expect. Neither had I ever heard of microbicides. That is until I met Anna Miti ...
The HIV Trap: A Woman's Lack Of ControlKUNC
Vaginal rings can prevent HIV in African countries where traditional methods have failedVentures Africa

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The HIV Trap: A Woman's Lack Of Control - KUNC

Google News - Microbicides - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 16:48

KUNC

The HIV Trap: A Woman's Lack Of Control
KUNC
"Women do not have control over their lives sexually," says Zeda Rosenberg, the founder and CEO of the nonprofit International Partnership for Microbicides. Women may not know their partners' status and may be afraid to ask them to get tested. And they ...
Africa: #Aids2016 - Where Do We Go From Here?AllAfrica.com

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The HIV Trap: A Woman's Lack Of Control - WBEZ

Google News - Microbicides - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 13:04

WBEZ

The HIV Trap: A Woman's Lack Of Control
WBEZ
"Women do not have control over their lives sexually," says Zeda Rosenberg, the founder and CEO of the nonprofit International Partnership for Microbicides. Women may not know their partners' status and may be afraid to ask them to get tested. And they ...

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16-year-old South African invents a low-cost, biodegradable polymer to combat drought - Ventures Africa

Google News - Microbicides - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 09:31

Ventures Africa

16-year-old South African invents a low-cost, biodegradable polymer to combat drought
Ventures Africa
Women do not have control over their lives sexually,” says Zeda Rosenberg, the founder and CEO of the non-profit organisation, International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM). Rape is very common, both within and outside a relationship. In South ...

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Africa: 'Ring' Reduces HIV Infection By 75 Percent - Study - AllAfrica.com

Google News - Microbicides - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 05:26

Africa: 'Ring' Reduces HIV Infection By 75 Percent - Study
AllAfrica.com
Developed by the International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM), the ring contained the antiretroviral drug called dapivirine. It is then placed high inside a woman's private parts where it steadily releases the medication over the course of the ...

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'Ring' reduces HIV infection by 75pc: Study - The Herald

Google News - Microbicides - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 18:43

'Ring' reduces HIV infection by 75pc: Study
The Herald
Developed by the International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM), the ring contained the antiretroviral drug called dapivirine. It is then placed high inside a woman's private parts where it steadily releases the medication over the course of the ...

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The HIV Trap: A Woman's Lack Of Control - WPPB

Google News - Microbicides - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 05:44

WPPB

The HIV Trap: A Woman's Lack Of Control
WPPB
"Women do not have control over their lives sexually," says Zeda Rosenberg, the founder and CEO of the nonprofit International Partnership for Microbicides. Women may not know their partners' status and may be afraid to ask them to get tested. And they ...

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The HIV Trap: A Woman's Lack Of Control - NPR

Google News - Microbicides - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 05:42

NPR

The HIV Trap: A Woman's Lack Of Control
NPR
In many places, women have no way to avoid exposure to HIV. "Women do not have control over their lives sexually," says Zeda Rosenberg, the founder and CEO of the nonprofit International Partnership for Microbicides. Women may not know their partners' ...
Here's how a small ring might halve the new cases of HIVScienceAlert

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Here's how a small ring might halve the new cases of HIV - ScienceAlert

Google News - Microbicides - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 15:24

Here's how a small ring might halve the new cases of HIV
ScienceAlert
The ring is designed to release the antiretroviral drug dapivirine for 30 days at a time - after that, women are supposed to switch it out for a new one. The device was developed by the International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM), a nonprofit ...

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REVEALED: New vaginal ring developed to protect women against HIV - The Sun

Google News - Microbicides - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 09:01

The Sun

REVEALED: New vaginal ring developed to protect women against HIV
The Sun
Remarkably, new research by the International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM) showed that the vaginal ring drastically cut the chances of contracting a sexually transmitted disease. vagina ring against hiv. Getty Images. 3. Anti-HIV drugs are placed ...
New dapivirine vaginal ring can protect women against HIVMetro

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New dapivirine vaginal ring can protect women against HIV - Metro

Google News - Microbicides - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 06:45

Metro

New dapivirine vaginal ring can protect women against HIV
Metro
At this week's AIDS 2016 conference in Durban, South Africa, the International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM) released data on the new dapivirine ring. They found that women who used it monthly had their chances of contracting HIV cut by at least 56%.

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Rallying the troops - The Economist

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 10:51

CNN

Rallying the troops
The Economist
These rings, developed under the aegis of the International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM), another charity, sit at the top of the vagina, slowly releasing a pharmacological payload designed to stop the reproduction of any viruses that do find ...
Studies Offer Fresh Hope in Fight Against HIV/AIDS in South AfricaWall Street Journal
HIV vaccine clinical trials take center stage at world's largest global health conferenceFred Hutch News Service
HIV/Aids resurgence in Africa feared as Durban hosts conferenceThe Guardian
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This Vaginal Ring Could Be The Secret To Protecting Women Against HIV - Elite Daily

Google News - Microbicides - Wed, 07/20/2016 - 14:46

Elite Daily

This Vaginal Ring Could Be The Secret To Protecting Women Against HIV
Elite Daily
The vaginal ring, which was designed by The International Partnership for Microbicides, is inserted into the vagina, and it's the first ever tool to be designed for HIV prevention just for women. Here's how the ring works: It has antiretroviral drugs ...
This Monthly Vaginal Ring Could Help Protect Women Against HIVHealth.com
Vaginal Ring Protects Women Against HIVI4U News
Dapivirine ring protects women from HIV infection in early studiesUPI.com
Fred Hutch News Service -PBS NewsHour -Tech Insider
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HIV vaccine clinical trials take center stage at world's largest global health conference - Fred Hutch News Service

Google News - Microbicides - Wed, 07/20/2016 - 14:45

Fred Hutch News Service

HIV vaccine clinical trials take center stage at world's largest global health conference
Fred Hutch News Service
... infection); treatment as prevention (regular use of antiviral medications by people with HIV, which lowers the viral load and makes transmitting the virus less likely); male medical circumcision and for women, microbicides, including a drug-filled ...

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HIV vaccine clinical trials take center stage at world's largest global health conference - Fred Hutch News Service

Google News - Microbicides - Wed, 07/20/2016 - 14:45

Times LIVE

HIV vaccine clinical trials take center stage at world's largest global health conference
Fred Hutch News Service
... infection); treatment as prevention (regular use of antiviral medications by people with HIV, which lowers the viral load and makes transmitting the virus less likely); male medical circumcision and for women, microbicides, including a drug-filled ...
Studies Offer Fresh Hope in Fight Against HIV/AIDS in South AfricaWall Street Journal
HIV/Aids resurgence in Africa feared as Durban hosts conferenceThe Guardian
Anti-HIV Ring Could Offer Good ProtectionMedPage Today
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