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20 05, 2016

Creating the conditions for universal access to new Hepatitis C treatments

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Since 2014, the introduction of new Direct-Acting Antiviral (DAA) drugs has considerably changed the way hepatitis C infections are treated. These new highly-effective and well-tolerated treatments have enabled a sustained Lire la suite

8 10, 2012

Blood donation: the French National AIDS Council is glad that blood donor selection criteria will be reviewed

8 October 2012|Tags: |

On World Blood Donor Day on 14 June 2012, Marisol Touraine, the French Minister for Social Affairs and Health, announced that blood donor selection criteria are to be reviewed in Lire la suite

20 07, 2012

French National AIDS Council presentations and issues at stake at the Washington international conference

20 July 2012|Tags: |

The XIX International AIDS Conference on 22-27 July in Washington is due to be attended by over 20,000 delegates and constitutes a major gathering for those working worldwide to combat Lire la suite

16 05, 2012

French National AIDS Council calls for HIV/AIDS control measures to be scaled up on the eve of Camp David G8 Summit

16 May 2012|Tags: , |

The President of France will take part in the G8 summit at Camp David on 18-19 May. In its 12 April 2012 declaration released during the meeting of G8 foreign Lire la suite

11 05, 2012

French National AIDS Council issues opinion on the potential benefits of the concept of HIV/AIDS Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)

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The concept of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is a new HIV prevention method and is based on using antiretroviral treatments, used until now to treat infected people, to reduce the risk Lire la suite

11 05, 2012

French National AIDS Council issues opinion on the potential benefits of the concept of HIV/AIDS Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)

11 May 2012|

The CNS wishes to publish this opinion today, at a time when a committee of experts recommended the FDA to approve a supplemental New Drug Application for an antiretroviral treatment Lire la suite

4 05, 2012

Professor Patrick Yeni appointed President of the French National AIDS Council

4 May 2012|Tags: |

Professor Patrick Yeni was appointed President of the French National AIDS Council (CNS) by presidential decree on 27 April 2012. As the fifth president of the council, he succeeds Françoise Lire la suite

4 05, 2012

Professor Patrick Yeni appointed President of the French National AIDS Council

4 May 2012|Tags: |

Professor Patrick Yeni was appointed President of the French National AIDS Council (CNS) by presidential decree on 27 April 2012. As the fifth president of the council, he succeeds Françoise Lire la suite

31 10, 2011

Defeating the global aids epidemic through innovative financing

31 October 2011|Tags: , , , , |

The French Presidency of the G20 has put the issue of innovative financing on the agenda for the summit which will start on 3 November in Cannes. For the past Lire la suite

30 11, 2010

HIV and the sex trade: an alarming situation

30 November 2010|Tags: , , , , , |

On the occasion of the 2010 World AIDS Day, the French National AIDS Council published an opinion entitled HIV and the sex trade. Ensuring universal access to prevention and care. Lire la suite