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PrEP effective at preventing HIV in high-risk men


Use of daily pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) with tenofovir/emtricitabine (Truvada—Gilead) by high-risk men who have sex with men reduced the relative risk of HIV infection by 86% compared with no therapy, according to results of the PROUD study published in Lancet.