Online Media Kit


July 30, 2020 | Aidsmap (UK)

The vaginal ring against HIV: regulatory approval for a new prevention choice for women

The dapivirine ring is the first HIV prevention option specifically designed for women since the female condom was approved nearly 30 years ago. More »


July 25, 2020 | SABC News (South Africa)

HIV Vaginal Ring

A vaginal ring has moved one step closer to becoming a new HIV prevention method for women in sub-Saharan Africa.  More »


July 24, 2020 | Times LIVE (South Africa)

Vaginal ring gives women more options for HIV prevention

Access to a long-acting vaginal ring, which was tested in SA and showed promising results, is getting closer to reality after Europe’s regulatory body gave it the thumbs-up. More »


February 26, 2016 | The New York Times editorial

Helping Women in Africa Avoid H.I.V.

Now, women in the developing world have new hope. The results of two major studies in Africa that were released Monday show that a new device could help protect women against H.I.V. More »

Media Highlights

February 11, 2020 | TheBodyPro

New Study Will Test Safety of PrEP and Dapivirine Ring in Pregnancy

The DELIVER clinical trial will test the safety and acceptability of the dapivirine vaginal ring and oral PrEP for HIV prevention in pregnant cisgender women. More »

February 01, 2020 | Contraceptive Technology Update

The Time for Contraceptive Revolution Is Now

Ongoing research into new contraceptive products for women includes IPM's dapivirine-contraceptive vaginal ring. More »

December 31, 2019 | POZ

Vaginal Rings Typically Score High Marks Among Women in Poorer Nations

This finding suggests that the dapivirine vaginal ring may achieve widespread use. More »

December 18, 2019 | Aidsmap (UK)

Most women in low- and middle-income countries find vaginal rings acceptable and easy to use

A systematic review published last month in PLOS ONE provides strong evidence that most women using the vaginal ring found it to be highly acceptable and easy to use, although a few women had some... More »

December 06, 2019 | ContagionLive

Alternative Antiretroviral Medication Delivery Systems Emerge to Treat, Prevent HIV Infection

Emerging delivery systems hold great promise as additional tools to improve virologic suppression and prevent transmission. More »