The Case for Microbicides: A Global Priority (Second Edition) PDF Print E-mail
AUTHOR: Population Council and International Family Health
DATE: 2001
PUBLISHER: Population Council and International Family Health

A microbicide-a product used vaginally to prevent infection-would offer the potential for women to protect themselves and their sexual partners from HIV and other STIs. This document presents the case for microbicides by discussing recent progress and developments, and notes outstanding challenges and the action required to accelerate research and development and to ensure that products will be made available to those who most need them.

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