World AIDS 19 Washington 2012

19th IAS World AIDS Conference, 22–25 July 2012, Washington

HPTN-052: clinical advantages from earlier treatment

Hormonal contraception and the risk of HIV acquisition

Towards an HIV cure: Early developments reported at IAS, part 2

Online video interviews between researchers and activists

19th IAS World AIDS Conference, 22–25 July 2012, Washington

IAS: social and political talks online as web casts

New booster – cobicistat as an alternative to ritonavir

Dolutegravir vs raltegravir in treatment-naive patients: 48 week results from the SPRING 2 study

Elvitegravir vs raltegravir: 96 week phase III results in treatment experienced patients

In vitro and animal data support safety profile BMS 986001: d4T-like NRTI currently in clinical trials

Switching to rilpivirine/tenofovir/FTC fixed dose combination from boosted-PI regimen: SPIRIT study draws the line at 24 weeks

Maraviroc plus atazanavir/ritonavir in a nuke-sparing regimen in treatment-naive patients

Five-year results from raltegravir registrational studies

First report: atazanavir-related gallstones (cholelithiasis)

Paediatrics studies at 19th International AIDS Conference and the 4th International Workshop on HIV Pediatrics

Novel lopinavir/ritonavir sprinkle formulation for children in resource-limited settings

Update on new antiretrovirals for children and adolescents

Tenofovir prophylaxis for neonates

Efavirenz levels variable in children in the CHAPAS-3 study

Early initiation of ART is associated with growth recovery in children in NEVEREST-2

High prevalence of peripheral neuropathy in children taking d4T in rural South Africa

Lipid profile in children in PREDICT: immediate versus deferred nevirapine-based ART

High levels of maraviroc in rectal tissue fail to protect macaques from SIV transmission following rectal exposure

Mechanisms for circumcision to reduce HIV transmission in different penile tissue: target cell differences rather than keratinisation

Towards an HIV cure: early developments reported

Important publications launched at IAS 2012