Microbicide Trials Network

MTN in the News, 2009 Archives

October 1, 2009
Daily Nation (Zimbabwe)
September 22, 2009
The Medical News
September 17, 2009
July 24, 2009
July 22, 2009
New Zimbabwe.com
July 22, 2009
Health-e News (South African Health News Service)
July 22, 2009
Post-Gazette Now
July 1, 2009
Keystone Edge
May 21, 2009
The Independent (Uganda)
April 1, 2009
National Public Radio
March 11, 2009
Researchers Test Gel That Could Block HIV Virus
Voice of America
March 5, 2009
Microbicide protects monkeys from HIV-like virus
Nature News online
March 4, 2009

Sex Gel Curbed AIDS in Monkeys Using Drug Approved for People
Bloomberg News
March 4, 2009
Study: Microbicide protects against HIV during sex in women
Bay Area Reporter
Feb.19, 2009

Microbicide May Offer Women Some Protection From HIV, Study Finds
VOA News
Feb. 17, 2009
Study Shows Signs of Slow Progress in the Search for an HIV Microbicide
New York Times (p.D6)
Feb. 17, 2009
Microbicide Gels May Help Prevent HIV/AIDS Transmission
The Online News Hour
Feb. 16, 2009
Scientists succeed in human trials of HIV microbicide in Zimbabwe
Xinhua (China)  (Story originates out of Harare, Zimbabwe)
Feb. 16, 2009
Young mother helped test anti-HIV gel
The Times
Feb. 14, 2009
Microbicide shows HIV prevention promise
Feb. 11, 2009
New gel shows promise in AIDS fight
February 11, 2009
Sydney Morning Herald

Topical Gel Shows Promise in Protecting Women Against HIV
Feb. 11, 2009
Vaginal gel effective in preventing HIV infection: study
The Hindu
Feb. 11, 2009
A glimmer of hope for microbicide research
Irin PlusNews
Feb. 10, 2009
A New Gel Offers Hope against AIDS but the Battle Continues
Digital Journal.com
Feb. 10, 2009
Drugs Are Found to Block HIV In Monkeys
Pills, Gel May Help Protect Women
Washington Post (p. A02)
Feb.10, 2009

Feb. 10, 2009
HIV Microbicides that might actually work
Scientific American (blog)
Feb 10, 2009
Microbicide against HIV is ‘promising’  
Business Day South Africa (p.4)
Feb. 10, 2009
Microbicide Gel Falls Short of Showing Significant Efficacy for Prevention of HIV Infection: Presented at CROI
Doctor’s Guide
Feb. 10, 2009
Microbicide gel may help against HIV
Early results suggest possible role against infection.
Nature News
Feb.10 2009
Vaginal Gel Cuts Women’s HIV Risk
For First Time, Vaginal Gel Shown to Protect Against HIV From Sex

WebMD Health News
Feb. 10, 2009
Vaginal gel prevents HIV infection among women in clinical trials
Indo-Asian News Service (IANS)
Feb. 10, 2009
Women closer to own HIV protection
The Times (p.5)
Feb. 10, 2009
AIDS gels may work, but weakness seen in cocktails (Update 2)
Feb. 9, 2009
Anti-HIV gel shows promise in safety study
CBC News (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation)
Feb. 9, 2009
Breakthrough in HIV protection
News24.com South Africa (SAPA)
Feb. 9, 2009
CROI: Microbicide Trial Yields ‘Promising’ Result
MedPage Today
Feb. 9, 2009
Early study shows AIDS-fighting gel promising
Associated Press
Feb. 9, 2009
Experimental HIV Protection Gel Shows Promise
RedOrbit, TX 
Feb. 9, 2009
HIV gel breakthrough
Health24.com South Africa
Source: South African Press Agency (SAPA)
Feb. 9, 2009
Indevus anti-HIV product gets study boost
Boston Business Journal
Feb. 9, 2009
Indevus HIV drug trial ends with poor results
Mass High Tech, The Journal of New England Technology
Feb. 9, 2009

Indevus’ Sex Gel Shows First AIDS Protection in Women (Update 1)
Bloomberg News
Feb. 9, 2009
New vaginal gel shows promise in AIDS fight graphs (Roundup)
Deutsche Presse-Agentur (DPA)
Feb. 9, 2009
Novel HIV-Fighting Method Finally Gels
ScienceNOW Daily News
Feb. 9, 2009
Microbicide May Be First to Protect Against HIV Infection
Feb. 9, 2009
Microbicide reduces HIV infections by 30% in first success for field
Feb 9, 2009
Researchers: Gel Shows Promise in AIDS Fight
VOA News (Voice of America)
Feb. 9, 2009
Vaginal gel promising in AIDS prevention: study
Agence France-Presse (AFP)
Feb. 9, 2009
Vaginal gel shows promise in AIDS prevention
The Money Times
Feb. 9, 2009