Useful Links

More information about microbicide research and development, advocacy, and preparations for introduction is available on the following websites:

Alliance for Microbicide Development



Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA)



Follow-on African Consortium for Tenofovir Studies (FACTS)


FHI 360

Gilead Sciences, Inc.

Global Campaign for Microbicides

HIV/AIDS Network Coordination (HANC)

HIV Prevention Trials Network

HIV Vaccines and Microbicides Research Tracking Working Group

Initiative for Multipurpose Prevention Technologies

International AIDS Vaccine Initiative

International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM)

International Rectal Microbicides Advocates (IRMA)

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)

Kaiser Family Foundation

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Medical Research Council

Microbicide Trials Network

Microbicide Product Introduction Initiative


Setshaba Research Centre

South African Medical Research Council


The Population Council

United Nations Development Programme

University of Cape Town

University of KwaZulu-Natal

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

U.S. Agency for International Development

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Wellcome Trust

Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute (RHI)

World Health Organization