Highly active antiretroviral therapy does not completely suppress HIV in semen of sexually active HIV-infected men who have sex with men.

@article{Politch2012HighlyAA,
  title={Highly active antiretroviral therapy does not completely suppress HIV in semen of sexually active HIV-infected men who have sex with men.},
  author={Joseph A. Politch and Kenneth H. Mayer and Seth L. Welles and William O'brien and Chong Xu and Frederick P Bowman and Deborah Jean Anderson},
  journal={AIDS},
  year={2012},
  volume={26 12},
  pages={1535-43}
}
OBJECTIVE Although HAART can suppress genital shedding and sexual transmission of HIV, men who have sex with men (MSM) have experienced a resurgent HIV epidemic in the HAART era. Many HIV-infected MSM continue to engage in unsafe sex, and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) or other factors may promote genital HIV shedding and transmission in this population despite HAART. In this study, we determined the prevalence of seminal HIV shedding in HIV-infected MSM on stable HAART, and its… CONTINUE READING

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