Published in AIDS Weekly, April 21st, 2003
The foundation made the donation to the International Partnership for Microbicides in Silver Spring, Maryland.
It is one of the largest the foundation has made for global health initiatives and is a massive investment in the field of microbicides, which the foundation and IPM said has been largely ignored by major pharmaceutical companies. Microbicides are gels, films, sponges and other products applied topically to help prevent sexual transmission of HIV.
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