The PrEPWatch Resource Database offers a wide range of material on the status of PrEP as an option for biomedical HIV prevention around the world. Search this database to find step-by-step guidance for rolling out PrEP, summaries of the research to date on safety, efficacy and implementation, tools to assist planning and roll out, country updates on PrEP policy and access, and lessons learned from those efforts.
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Long-Acting Injectable Cabotegravir: implementation science needed to advance this additional HIV prevention choice
In this article, the authors outline priority areas for implementation research needed to inform the effective scale-up of cabotegravir for PrEP.
Sustained Efficacy of Long-Acting Cabotegravir for PrEP Among Cisgender Women
Researchers from the HIV Prevention Trials Network presented updated results from the HPTN 084 cabotegravir for PrEP study in cisgender women at the AIDS 2022 conference in Montreal. This press release provides an overview of the new findings presented which show reductions in HIV incidence were sustained in the 12 months following trial unblinding.
WHO Guidelines on Long-Acting Injectable Cabotegravir for HIV Prevention
In this guideline, WHO recommends that long-acting injectable cabotegravir (CAB) may be offered as an additional HIV prevention option for people at substantial risk of HIV infection. CAB is an injectable form of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) that has been shown to be highly effective at reducing the risk of HIV acquisition. This guideline provides implementation…
AVAC, BMGF, CIFF, MedAccess, Unitaid and ViiV Healthcare announce collaboration to catalyse more affordable access to long- acting injectable cabotegravir for HIV prevention
At the 24th International AIDS Conference, AVAC, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF), the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF), MedAccess, Unitaid, and ViiV Healthcare announced a strategic collaboration to speed equitable access to injectable cabotegravir for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). This collaboration demonstrates the commitment of global health partners and ViiV to work together…
ViiV and Medicines Patent Pool Sign Voluntary Licensing Agreement for Cabotegravir for PrEP
ViiV Healthcare and the Medicines Patent Pool (MPP) announced the signing of a new voluntary licensing agreement for patents relating to cabotegravir for PrEP to help enable access in least developed, low-income, lower middle-income and Sub-Saharan African countries.
Service Delivery, Supply Chain Management
Coordinating Implementation Science for CAB for PrEP
As implementation studies for injectable cabotegravir (CAB) for PrEP are being considered and as programs shift towards choice-based models for HIV prevention, there is a chance to correct for missed opportunities with oral PrEP rollout, understand client preferences and patterns of use, and ensure more effective coordination across geographies, populations, and projects. To facilitate this…