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The latest international news, analysis and features on the HIV epidemic from Avert. Share your views and expertise with your peers in the comments box below the articles.

05 May 2020

China: rapid rise in drug-resistant HIV among people not previously on treatment

HIV drug resistance among treatment-naïve people in China rising rapidly from 2012 and tops 10% in Central China.

22 April 2020

HIV testing trial in Thailand increases retesting by 25%

A pilot scheme that immediately rebooks and provides a reminder for an HIV retest six months later increases attendance by 25%.

19 February 2020

Online HIV self-testing in Thailand struggles to link trans women and gay men to treatment

Study among transgender women and men who have sex with men finds those who opt for online supervised HIV-self testing are more likely to test positive but less likely to seek treatment than those testing offline.