Microbicide update

Silversides, Ann
September 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/26/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 7, p726
Academic Journal
The article reports on the donation given by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to microbicide research, according to businessman Bill Gates during the opening session of the 16th International AIDS Conference in Toronto, Ontario. It discusses the role of microbicides in the prevention of HIV infection. Moreover, it reveals that microbicide research began in the early 1990s.


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