In the United States, 1 in 6 men who have sex with men (MSM), including 1 in 2 Black, 1 in 4 Latinx and 1 in 11 white MSM, will be diagnosed with HIV in their lifetime. The numbers among transgender women (TGW) are equally concerning; with an estimate of 14% living with HIV, the majority of whom are Black or Latinx New approaches to HIV prevention, including new options for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) are needed. The PURPOSE 2 study aims to see if a twice yearly injection for HIV prevention is safe and effective.
Interested in learning more about twice a year medication for PrEP?
You may be eligible for a study testing an investigational injectable PrEP medication given twice a year if:
You’re over 18 years old
You haven’t been tested for HIV in the last 3 months
You’re having anal sex with men or transwomen partners and don’t always use condoms
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