2010 AIDS conference

0 PATH Experts Were Early Pathfinders to AIDS Microbicide

So far, the best news out of the 2010 International AIDS Conference in Vienna was the report issued Monday that an experimental vaginal gel containing a small amount of an anti-HIV drug was fairly effective at preventing HIV infection in women. Science Microbicide applicator It is the first effective anti-AIDS…

0 AIDS Meeting: Link Round-Up

At the 2010 International AIDS Conference, Bill Clinton and Bill Gates urged the world to continue the progress made against the pandemic, scientists report success with a new HIV-preventive tool for women and UNAIDS reminded us that 10 million HIV-positive people who need treatment are not getting it: The two…

1 Big AIDS Meeting: Show Us the Money

The 2010 International AIDS Conference is taking place in Vienna this week, bringing together 25,000 people to discuss and debate a myriad of issues — science, policy, health, human rights — swirling around the pandemic. But the main issue is pretty simple: Will the international community fund this global health…

0 Bill Gates’ Somewhat Vague Wish List on AIDS

Thomas Hawk Bill Gates A week before he was to speak at the world’s largest AIDS conference, which began Sunday, July 18, in Vienna, Bill Gates shared his thoughts with a select group of journalists.  What needs to be accomplished next to reign in the pandemic? Mostly, he said, we…