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HIV/AIDS

21 July 2010

HIV gel gets standing ovation

The Aids forum set aside rows about funding, as delegates cheered South African scientists who announced a breakthrough in the quest for a vaginal cream to protect women from HIV.

The world Aids forum set aside rows about politics and funding on Tuesday, as delegates cheered South African scientists who announced a breakthrough in the quest for a vaginal cream to protect women from HIV.

The South African team unveiled results, published the day before in the US journal Science, from the second phase of a three-stage trial.

 

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