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This Pill Can Stop HIV

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This Pill Can Stop HIV

Popular Science - By Breanna Draxler

So why is no one taking it? The drug that could end the HIV pandemic is already here. Branded Truvada, this pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) prevents HIV infection by blocking the virus’s ability to replicate. “It’s a big deal,” says Robert Grant, a leading HIV/AIDS investigator at the University of …

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