Bacterial Vaginosis News and Research

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Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is the name of a condition in women where the normal balance of bacteria in the vagina is disrupted and replaced by an overgrowth of certain bacteria. It is sometimes accompanied by discharge, odor, pain, itching, or burning.
Study finds cervicovaginal microbiota differs in women destined to have preterm birth

Study finds cervicovaginal microbiota differs in women destined to have preterm birth

New assay allows rapid and sensitive detection of Chlamydia trachomatis

New assay allows rapid and sensitive detection of Chlamydia trachomatis

Common species of bacteria contribute to bacterial vaginosis

Common species of bacteria contribute to bacterial vaginosis

LSUHSC researchers study common STI

LSUHSC researchers study common STI

Certain strains of lactobacillus bacteria can dampen production of toxic shock syndrome toxin 1

Certain strains of lactobacillus bacteria can dampen production of toxic shock syndrome toxin 1

Declining circumcision rates in the US raise healthcare costs and disease risk

Declining circumcision rates in the US raise healthcare costs and disease risk

Declining rates of circumcision in US infant males could add billions to health care costs

Declining rates of circumcision in US infant males could add billions to health care costs

HIV drug resistance: an interview with Dr. Silvia Bertagnolio

HIV drug resistance: an interview with Dr. Silvia Bertagnolio

Maternal antiviral suppressive therapy may not be as effective as thought

Maternal antiviral suppressive therapy may not be as effective as thought

Bacterial vaginosis associated with increased risk of HIV transmission from women to men, study shows

Bacterial vaginosis associated with increased risk of HIV transmission from women to men, study shows

Link between bacterial vaginosis and female-to-male HIV transmission risk

Link between bacterial vaginosis and female-to-male HIV transmission risk

BV treatment: full enrolment for phase 2 and first phase 3 trial

BV treatment: full enrolment for phase 2 and first phase 3 trial

Dual prevalence of STIs/RTIs and malaria in pregnancy found among women in sub-Saharan Africa

Dual prevalence of STIs/RTIs and malaria in pregnancy found among women in sub-Saharan Africa

International Microbicides Conference to take place from April 15-18

International Microbicides Conference to take place from April 15-18

The AJMS publishes updates on type 2 diabetes, STIs

The AJMS publishes updates on type 2 diabetes, STIs

Starpharma receives FDA Special Protocol Assessment for bacterial vaginosis phase 3

Starpharma receives FDA Special Protocol Assessment for bacterial vaginosis phase 3

Immdal sells its subsidiary Newport to Ewopharma

Immdal sells its subsidiary Newport to Ewopharma

The male circumcision debate continues

The male circumcision debate continues

Starpharma starts bacterial vaginosis prevention study of VivaGel

Starpharma starts bacterial vaginosis prevention study of VivaGel

Novel approach for preventing HIV infection

Novel approach for preventing HIV infection