Sister Studies: The Ring Study and ASPIRE

The Ring Study and ASPIRE (A Study to Prevent Infection with a Ring for Extended Use) are described in this fact sheet. The two related trials showed that monthly use of a vaginal ring that delivers the antiretroviral drug dapivirine can help prevent HIV infection in women and is safe for long-term use.

Length: 
3 pages
Year: 
2016
Organization: 
International Partnership for Microbicides, Microbicide Trials Network
Languages: 
English