NAM news and opinions

Amsterdam 2018: the Undetectable conference

Gus Cairns
Published: 31 July 2018

People remember certain International AIDS Conferences as historic breakthroughs. There was Vancouver 1996, when we heard that antiretroviral therapy worked (I wasn't there), and Durban 2000, when we resolved to get it to everyone (I was).;

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People on effective HIV treatment don’t pass the virus to sexual partners

Published: 24 July 2018
Alison Rodger at the PARTNER 2 press conference. Photo by Liz Highleyman.

We’re as confident now that undetectable gay men pose no risk of HIV transmission as we already were for heterosexuals, researchers say;

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It’s time to make PrEP available to all who need it

Published: 17 July 2018

Edited September 2018;

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Coming soon: news from AIDS 2018

Amelia Jones
Published: 09 July 2018

The 22nd International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2018) is being held in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, from 23 to 27 July 2018.;

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Meaningful involvement of women living with HIV in research – a PRIME example

Greta Hughson
Published: 27 June 2018

Dr Shema Tariq is a postdoctoral Clinical Research Fellow & Honorary Consultant HIV Physician at the UCL Centre for Clinical Research in Infection and Sexual Health in London.;

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Community Consensus Statement on Access to HIV Treatment and its Use for Prevention

Together, we can make it happen

We can end HIV soon if people have equal access to HIV drugs as treatment and as PrEP, and have free choice over whether to take them.

Launched today, the Community Consensus Statement is a basic set of principles aimed at making sure that happens.

The Community Consensus Statement is a joint initiative of AVAC, EATG, MSMGF, GNP+, HIV i-Base, the International HIV/AIDS Alliance, ITPC and NAM/aidsmap

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