Press Releases & Statements

June 13, 2012

First Efficacy Trial of a Microbicide Ring to Prevent HIV Is Underway

The Ring Study to assess IPM’s monthly ARV ring for women SILVER SPRING, Md. (June 13, 2012) — The International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM) today announced that a clinical trial called The... More »

June 13, 2012

En marcha el primer ensayo de eficacia de un anillo microbicida para prevenir el VIH

Se denomina ‘The Ring Study’ y valorará el uso mensual en mujeres de un anillo de IPM que incluye un antirretroviral  SILVER SPRING, Maryland, EE UU (13 de junio de 2012) - La organización... More »

January 30, 2012

IPM Welcomes New Board Member Dr. James McIntyre

Dr. McIntyre is a renowned expert in mother-to-child transmission of HIV and HIV in women SILVER SPRING, Md. (January 30, 2012) – The International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM) today announced... More »

November 30, 2011

IPM Receives Award from USAID to Advance Dual-Purpose Prevention Ring

Long-acting ring would offer HIV prevention and contraception, empowering women to both control their fertility and protect themselves from HIV Dakar, Senegal (30 November 2011) —The International... More »

November 15, 2011

First Combination ARV Vaginal Ring for HIV Prevention in Phase I Safety Trial

Paired with dapivirine, maraviroc makes debut as first entry inhibitor ARV to enter clinical trials as a vaginal microbicide PITTSBURGH, Nov. 15, 2011 –  In the first clinical trial of a vaginal ring... More »