With an estimated 8,000 deaths a day from AIDS-related illness and 14,000 new infections every day, the world cannot afford any delay in testing products that might prevent infection, illness and death," said Pontiano Kaleebu, a leading AIDS vaccine researcher in Uganda, an AVAC
board member, and the chairman of the African AIDS Vaccine Programme.
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18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new report from amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research and AVAC
outlines the need for a new approach to tracking data to guide the key decisions that shape the response to the HIV/AIDS epidemic.
There is a growing consensus that we can end the AIDS epidemic if we develop and deploy the right tools and reach those most at risk," said Mitchell Warren, AVAC
We at AVAC
are extremely excited that President Obama has nominated an innovative and visionary person to lead the U.
This year's AVAC
Report, entitled Research and Reality, pays particular attention to the needs of women and girls.
These guidelines are a landmark in the fight against AIDS," said Mitchell Warren, AVAC
While disappointing, the results lend new urgency and direction to the search for additional safe and effective HIV prevention options for women, AVAC
The HIV prevention advocacy group AVAC
called the change a "potentially profound development" that stands to greatly expand PrEP among adolescents and young women.
PrEP can help young women and girls take more control of their sexual and reproductive health rights and be more empowered to control their own sex lives' Mitchell Warren, AVAC
Executive Director, said that the WHO was paving the way for a fundamental shift in the world's response to HIV--abandoning the partial or piecemeal use of antiretroviral medicines in favour of full access for men and women in need.
th] annual report by the Working Group, a collaboration among AVAC
, UNAIDS, and the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI).