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November 29, 2010

What's All the Noise About PrEP For?

Civil Society Partnerships Advisor, UNAIDS, blogging in POZ: "I think we would be better off using all this air time and hype to promote the AIDS Cure Project - to call for investing in the development of collaborative research for a cure or for effective vaccines or microbicides.

"Even if PrEP works, no one is going to afford it; not unless the price is pennies a day; and what healthy person would want to take it for life with the horrible side effects that now exist from ARVs. Dosing the water supply with ARVs is not the answer - a cure is!!"