Transmission

Resource
October 29, 2020
A study assessing changes in couples' sexual behaviors after HIV-negative partners discontinued pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) and transitioned to rely primarily on their partner's adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) for prevention.
Resource
August 14, 2020

Introduction: 

In South Africa, evidence shows high HIV prevalence in older populations, with sexual behavior consistent with high HIV acquisition and transmission risk. However, there is a dearth of evidence on older people's HIV incidence.

News
July 7, 2020

Missed targets have resulted in 3.5 million more HIV infections and 820 000 more AIDS-related deaths since 2015 than if the world was on track to meet the 2020 targets.

Resource
July 1, 2020

The National Strategic Plan for HIV, TB and STIs (NSP) 2017-2022 Mid Term Review (MTR) was an in-depth analysis of the NSP implementation, with the aim to illustrate progress made towards reaching the NSP targets across the eight NSP goals.

Resource
June 10, 2020

What will happen to HIV and TB under COVID-19? Our editor-in-chief Mia Malan spoke to an excellent panel to answer this question.

News
November 28, 2019

A second case of HIV transmission from someone interrupting their HIV therapy as part of a cure study has been published.

Blog
November 27, 2019
This installment wraps up the ACCESS PrEP blog series and talks about combination prevention, particularly the effects of oral PrEP use on condom use.
Blog
November 27, 2019
The third blog in this ACCESS PrEP blog series addresses health providers’ experiences with oral PrEP services. It explores their knowledge of oral PrEP and concerns about increased risky behaviour. Health providers also expressed concern about the challenges clients faced when accessing oral PrEP and the barriers to uptake, adherence and continuation.