Moreover, women are twice as likely as their male partners to acquire HIV during unprotected sex that. Partly to biological factors more susceptible to infection more susceptible to infections ‘Women need safe and effective methods for preventing HIV that they control themselves is important that women methods ready ready to use and capable of because neither approach really can work, if it can in her purse or a drawer tucked in. ‘added Jeanne Marrazzo, Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the University of Washington in Seattle, and VOICE Study co-chair with Dr.
In additionmen make up almost 60 % of adults living with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa, and in some southern African countries young women are at least three times more likely to be HIV – positive than young men. In most cases, the women acquire HIV through sexual intercourse with an infected male partner.. VOICE is led by the U.S. National Institutes of Health -funded Microbicide Trials Network conducted carried out at the University of Pittsburgh and Magee – Womens Research Institute. – The HIV prevention field is not without its share of disappointments have been Well, of course we are excited that in VOICE we evaluate not just one but two promising approaches Hopefully we will find that ARVs helped helped. (more…)