All our news, features and news selected from other sources. Our weekly round-up of HIV news. Our news coverage and bulletins in five languages from the 2011 International AIDS Society Conference, Rome.
HIV infections have plateaued in Australia but a sharp rise in gonorrhoea cases among gay men may point to a future rise in HIV numbers, says the head of public health surveillance and evaluation at the Unversity of NSW's Kirby Institute, Associate Profes
KAMPALA, 29 September 2011 ( IRIN ) - Hopes for a female-controlled HIV prevention tool have been dealt a blow by the termination of one part of a large African trial after it failed to show effectiveness.
A potent vaccine may reduce HIV to a minor chronic infection, similar to the herpes virus, Spanish researchers said Wednesday. But experts warn that a cure for HIV/AIDS is still a long way away. Professor Mariano Esteban, of the Spanish Superior Scientifi
VOICE, an HIV prevention trial evaluating two antiretroviral (ARV)-based approaches for preventing the sexual transmission of HIV in women - daily use of one of two different ARV tablets or of a vaginal gel - will be dropping one of the oral tablets from