Be The Generation To End The AIDS Epidemic

Be The Generation To End The AIDS Epidemic

Gels, Rings and Things

Microbicides

Microbicides are products that are applied vaginally or rectally and may prevent the transmission of HIV by blocking the attachment of HIV to cells or by preventing the infection from spreading.

Pills, Shots and Implants

PrEP, PEP, & TasP

PrEP, PEP, and TasP are all approaches to HIV prevention using anti-HIV drugs. Millions of people around the world are already using approved drugs for PrEP, PEP, and TasP. New formulations like shots and implants are also under study. 

Harnessing the Immune System

Vaccines

HIV vaccines could help to prevent a person from contracting HIV. Vaccines are key to long-term control of infectious diseases. 

Test Your Knowledge

Quiz

The following quiz contains key questions and expanded explanations of the answers on microbicides, PrEP, TasP and vaccines. 

Sharing Their Stories

Community Profiles

Community members and researchers come together to share their stories and why they are helping to end the HIV epidemic.

In The News

News

Read the quarterly Be The Generation newsletter and other news from Fred Hutch about HIV prevention research, the latest studies and more.