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Medical male circumcision for HIV has benefits for women too

South African women whose most recent sexual partner was circumcised are less likely to have HIV, suggesting that the voluntary medical male circumcision programmes have benefits for women too, according to a study presented to the 9th International AIDS Society...

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Another HIV vaccine efficacy trial will start this year

A year ago, one of the biggest pieces of prevention news at the Durban International AIDS Conference was the announcement that a large HIV vaccine efficacy study would start in South Africa. HVTN 702, now running, is only the eighth human vaccine efficacy trial ever...

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