TITLE

DREAMING OF SAFE SEX?

PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Oct2000, Vol. 61 Issue 10, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the development of microbicides that kill sexually transmitted viruses on contact. Application of the microbicides as spermicides.
ACCESSION #
3761795

 

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