Microbicides

Microbicides

Moving toward assured access to treatment in microbicide trials

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English
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Online
Author: 
Anna Forbes
Publisher: 
PLoS Medicine
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
San Francisco, CA

Looks at the ethical questions surrounding microbicide research, particularly care issues for people in resource-poor countries who sero-convert during clinical trials.

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ISSN 15491277 (Print)
ISSN 15491676 (Electronic)
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Includes bibliographical references.

Microbicides, women and AIDS (Russian)

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Russian
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Online
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The Global Coalition on Women and AIDS
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Geneva, Switzerland

Deals with microbicides, a method for women to protect themselves from HIV which is currently under development, in Russian.

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Global Campaign for Microbicides

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
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Research
Advocacy
Policy development

Forms a broad-based, international effort to build support among policymakers, opinion leaders, and the general public for increased investment into microbicides and other user-controlled prevention methods.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
202-822-0033
Email Address: 
info@global-campaign.org
Fax Number: 
202-457-1466
Street Address: 
c/o PATH 1800 K Street NW
City: 
Washington
Province: 
District of Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
20006

Lemon and lime juice as potential microbicides: questions and cautions

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English
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Global Campaign for Microbicides
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Washington, DC

Discusses what is known at this time regarding lemon and lime juice microbicides and what questions need to be answered in this area before concrete recommendations can be made about its use.

Microbicides community mobilization kit

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English
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Microbicides Advocacy Group Network (MAG-Net)
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides information on microbicides, including information relevant to specific groups. Also provides templates of materials to use for advocacy and awareness-raising with governments, media and other community members.

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Cervical Barrier Advancement Society

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Advocacy

Forms an organization that works to raise the profile of cervical barrier methods both for preventing pregnancy and potentially HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Website contains information about cervical barriers, downloadable materials, images of cervical barriers, and research updates.

Contact Info
Email Address: 
info@cervicalbarriers.org
Fax Number: 
617-349-0041
Street Address: 
PO Box 382031
City: 
Cambridge
Province: 
Masachusetts
Postal/ZIP Code: 
02238-2031

HIV positive women and microbicides

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English
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Online
Author: 
Promise Mthembu
Publisher: 
International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
London, UK

Examines how microbicides could represent an important and necessary tool in positive women’s lives, by protecting reproductive health and promoting healthy sexuality.

Microbicides, women and AIDS

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
The Global Coalition on Women and AIDS
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Geneva, Switzerland

Deals with microbicides, a method for women to protect themselves from HIV which is currently under development.

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Microbicidas, mujer y sida

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Spanish
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Microbicides, women and AIDS (Spanish)
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Online
Publisher: 
La Coalicion mundial sobre la mujer y el sida
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Geneva, Switzerland

Deals with microbicides, a method for women to protect themselves from HIV which is currently under development, in Spanish.

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Speech by Stephen Lewis to Microbicides 2004, London

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Author: 
Stephen Lewis
Publisher: 
Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Explores women's vulenrability to HIV/AIDS infection, particularly when they are victims of sexual violence, and the promise of microbicides to stem the pandemic.

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