The expansion of HIV treatment access, the use of antiretrovirals to prevent HIV infections and the pursuit of a cure for HIV are three of the major themes emerging at the XVIII International AIDS Conference (IAC) in Vienna, according to an IAC statement. Headline-making conference stories related to these themes include advances in vaccines and the results from the CAPRISA tenofovir microbicide trial for women, as well as other ongoing and proposed studies.

To read the IAC statement, click here.