A new vaginal ring to prevent HIV
The new vaginal ring made from silicone designed to deliver the anti-retroviral drug dapivirin to prevent HIV-1 has been recently announced and according to studies provides significant protection against HIV infection in women.
Researchers warn of no quick HIV cure
Researchers on Tuesday praised progress made towards developing an HIV cure, but said it was impossible to tell when or even if a cure for the devastating epidemic would be found.
Meds lower risk of HIV in couples having condomless sex
Antiretroviral therapy vastly lowers the risk of spreading HIV for couples in which one partner has the virus and the other does not, even when they have condomless sex, researchers said Tuesday.
PSN charges pharmacists in Americas on teamwork
Nigerian pharmacists have charged their colleagues in diaspora on delivering healthcare through multidisciplinary approach.President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria...
Ending AIDS by 2030
The AIDS epidemic has defined the global health agenda for an entire generation. The first AIDS-related deaths were diagnosed 35 years ago and HIV rapidly became a global crisis.
Access, Dangote rally support for N50b human virology research centre
Proposed plan to build a state-of-the-art human virology research centre worth of N50b received a boost, as the duo of Access Bank and Dangote Foundation pledged to support the project.
Scientists get closer to HIV cure
Scientists have recorded giant strides in the search of cure for Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) that causes Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS).