News feeds and social media

The NAM team will be publishing news coverage and conference bulletins on from the 9th IAS Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2017), taking place in Paris, France, in July 2017.

We will also be keeping an eye on tweets from the conference and you will find a selection of these on our Tweets from IAS 2017 page.

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Tweets from IAS 2017

  • Zero HIV transmission in gay sex when virally suppressed, 40k condomless sex acts. End of debate? Think so. #IAS2017 Jul 2017 03:47
  • A long-acting #PrEP, injected every 8 weeks, shows promise. If effective, it could be a game changer. #IAS2017: Jul 2017 01:38
  • #IAS2017 was great! We have come far in the fight against #HIV (e.g., #PrEP) but we have a long way to go (e.g., #EndStigma) + more funding27 Jul 2017 10:38
  • #IAS2017 finished yestareday with over 7800 participants. Basic research sessions offered excellent science and had impressive attendance.27 Jul 2017 10:32
  • Countries and donors should aim for new $90-$90-$90 target on HIV, hepatitis, TB drug prices, study shows #IAS201727 Jul 2017 10:14
  • South Africa will be producing generic #dolutegravir for the region #IAS2017 @AfrocabH27 Jul 2017 10:13
  • "Meaningful involvement of #keypopulations and #PLHIV in shaping research priorities must remain an unwavering principle." #IAS2017 #HIV26 Jul 2017 08:30
  • M. Lichterfeld at #IAS2017, in basic science rapporteur session, reaffirms that early #HIV testing can better prevent infection spread.26 Jul 2017 05:46
  • O.Mellouk @ITPCglobal: Gilead pricing wrecked countries' budgets & forced people to run from country to country to get sofosbuvir #IAS201726 Jul 2017 05:32
  • Demonstration projects explore the feasibility of PrEP for adolescents and young women in South Africa #IAS201726 Jul 2017 05:18
  • The first slides from #IAS2017 have been uploaded to many many more to come. Free access, register now...26 Jul 2017 05:07
  • "Better feedback between #keypops & providers leads to accountability & continuous quality improvement." - Cameron Wolf @USAIDGH #IAS201726 Jul 2017 03:20
  • @WHO endorses that buyer's clubs can be seriously considered for getting access to drugs when all other options are unaffordable #IAS201726 Jul 2017 03:05
  • #IAS2017 #ambassadorBirx on #HSS & #hiv response: we didn't just strengthen existing health systems, we needed to create what did not exist26 Jul 2017 03:03
  • In #Kenya we’re creating demand for #HIV services among young women through peer edu & innovative methods like television programs. #IAS201726 Jul 2017 03:00
  • "Investments in research &prevention tools are key but we need to understand why existing ones aren't being used" @MarijkeWijnroks #IAS201726 Jul 2017 02:41
  • To make drugs affordable for all, we work with the MPP and its voluntary licensing model - Jessica Burry from @MSF_access #IAS2017 #EndAIDS26 Jul 2017 02:11
  • "We must make [#HIV] facility-based services more acceptable, accessible, affordable, & equitable." - Kate Thomson @GlobalFund #IAS2017 #KPs26 Jul 2017 02:01
  • Among Kenyan/Ugandan women at high HIV risk, contraceptive use didn't appear to impact PrEP adherence #IAS2017 Jul 2017 01:51
  • "Le travail des gouvernements est de négocier les prix des médicaments, pas juste d'enregistrer ces prix". #IAS201726 Jul 2017 01:43
  • New #HIV vaccine meets the criteria to start large scale phase III human trials this year. #IAS2017 Jul 2017 01:30
  • Confidence d'un chercheur du Malawi (HIV/Tuberculose) "c'est dur de voir les gens mourir de maladies qu'on peut prévenir." #IAS201726 Jul 2017 01:05
  • There has been a tremendous increase in uptake of #hivselftest but more pronounced increase in women - Karin Hatzold @PSIimpact #ias201726 Jul 2017 12:50
  • Unacceptable that 18% of 27000 HIV-related TB cases died in Europe in 2015. Living with #HIV. Dying from #TB @HIVTB @HarmReduction #IAS201726 Jul 2017 12:21
  • Hanne Zimmermann's presentation on motivations for event-driven vs. daily #PrEP use in #Dutch men is excellent. And she's cool #ias201726 Jul 2017 11:26
  • #TB screening of pregnant women living with HIV increased TB detection 10x & reduced infant mortality in #SouthAfrica #IAS201726 Jul 2017 11:22
  • Lots of #IAS2017 sessions have been filmed and are being published on the @IAS_conference YouTube channel: Jul 2017 09:22
  • Fantastic session on #women & #HIV-from #PMTCT to #menopause.Much work to be done to increase inclusion of women in HIV research #IAS201726 Jul 2017 11:12
  • Coceka Mnyani: #HIV remains leading cause of death for women aged 30-49 globally #IAS201726 Jul 2017 10:25
  • Interesting to hear more about 4-5 days a week ART, from Anna Turkova of @MRCCTU and GOSH... #IAS201726 Jul 2017 10:18
  • Ayesha of CAPRISA: voluntary male circumcision not only protects men, it also reduces chances of women contracting #HIV and #Herpes #ias201726 Jul 2017 10:17
  • Ipergay trial: PrEP still protected people who had less sex and used it less often #IAS201726 Jul 2017 09:57
  • PADDLE "small numbers but strong message". No. Small numbers = weak message. Too often we learn pilots are not always replicated #IAS201726 Jul 2017 10:12
  • International study of gay couples reports no transmissions from an #HIV-positive partner on treatment #IAS201725 Jul 2017 03:28
  • "When #keypopulations are ignored or stigmatized, #HIV spreads." - @LindaGailBekker #IAS2017 @iasociety @DTHF_SA25 Jul 2017 03:01
  • Glecaprevir/pibrentasvir is effective for people with HIV/HCV co-infection #IAS201726 Jul 2017 09:57
  • Young people are not a homogenous group and we can't expect to reach them with a one-size-fits-all approach -@ygpillay #IAS2017 #youth26 Jul 2017 09:46
  • Fabien Zoulim: #HBV viral replication can continue in liver despite 'viral suppression,' explains need for lifelong #hepB therapy #IAS201726 Jul 2017 09:19
  • Alexandra Calmy: As middle-income countries shift away from efavirenz, expanding access to generic drugs for #HIV is indispensable #IAS201726 Jul 2017 08:50
  • Women represent less than 20% of #HIV drug trial participants. #IAS201726 Jul 2017 08:45
  • Can self testing engage 'hard to reach' men with HIV testing? #IAS2017 Jul 2017 08:06
  • 12000 insertive sex msm, 0 transmissions in couples, 3 from outside, tasp and varying degrees of prep #IAS201725 Jul 2017 02:43
  • Dr. Gotham: $90 per person can be new ceiling price for treating #HIV, #TB, #HCV & #HBV. #IAS2017 @HIVpxresearch @IAS_conference25 Jul 2017 02:42
  • #IAS2017: AIDS-related deaths comprise 54% of overall inpatient deaths in Nsanje hospital, #Malawi. Of these 29% occur within first 48 hours25 Jul 2017 02:15
  • New @WHO guidance says start #HIV treatment within 7 days of diagnosis - & at once if patient is willing. #IAS2017 Jul 2017 02:13
  • #IAS2017 #MSF calls for the wide implementation of new WHO guidelines for advanced HIV and strengthened hospital-based care.25 Jul 2017 01:42
  • French #PrEP Ipergay trial found 29% of participants report at least one occasion of #Chemsex, also associated with high risk sex. #IAS201725 Jul 2017 02:03
  • #IAS2017 #MSF: While increased access to ART has led to reduced deaths, these gains have been limited for those people with advanced HIV.25 Jul 2017 01:39
  • "La situation du #Sida en Europe de l'est est catastrophique, on peut le dire" Michel #Kazatchkine #ONU #IAS201725 Jul 2017 01:36
  • New integrase inhibitor bictegravir works well for first-line HIV treatment Jul 2017 08:51

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