Health authorities in England said on Friday that they support a plan to double to 26 000 the number of participants in an HIV prevention pill trial, ahead of a potential national roll-out.
A 44-year-old man has allegedly raped and infected his seven year-old niece with HIV.
Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) leader iNkosi Mangosuthu Buthelezi says it is deeply worrying that South Africa remains one of the most dangerous countries for woman.
The Chinese scientist who claims to have created the world’s first genetically-edited babies said Wednesday the trial had been paused, following an international outcry over the highly controversial procedure.
The United Nations AIDS agency UNAIDS warned in July that complacency was starting to stall the fight against the global epidemic, with the pace of progress not matching what is needed. Some 37 million people worldwide are infected with HIV.