Coming soon: news from HIV Glasgow 2018

The International Congress on Drug Therapy in HIV Infection (HIV Glasgow) is taking place in Glasgow, UK, from 28 to 31 October. NAM is the official provider of online science news for the conference.

This year’s conference will feature research on:

  • The safety of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP)
  • Dual therapy HIV treatment regimens
  • Treatment for heavily treatment-experienced people
  • Dolutegravir and neural tube defects.

For more information on the conference, visit the official conference website at hivglasgow.org and view the online scientific programme.

Glossary

treatment-experienced

A person who has previously taken treatment for a condition. Treatment-experienced people may have taken several different regimens before and may have a strain of HIV that is resistant to multiple drug classes.

NAM will be publishing news online at www.aidsmap.com/HIVGlasgow-2018 and sending out a round-up of news in a summary bulletin in the week after the conference. The bulletin will be available in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian and Italian. Sign up here for the bulletin. You will receive this bulletin automatically if you already subscribe to our regular news bulletins.

Sharing knowledge, changing lives

NAM works to change lives by sharing information about HIV and you can help by sharing links to the research presented at the conferences. So please feel free to link to our news stories, bulletins and any other aidsmap.com pages – in emails, newsletters and blogs or in other social media like Facebook and Twitter.