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Youth Blog – Finding hidden HIV virus in the body

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8th February

Researchers are finding new answers in the quest to end HIV. Catch up on the latest breakthrough towards a cure.



Engagement in Group Sex Among Geosocial Networking Mobile Application-Using Men Who Have Sex with Men

11th January

Results show a significant risk for HIV/STI transmission within the group sex setting



A Data-Driven Simulation of HIV Spread Among Young Men Who Have Sex With Men: Role of Age and Race Mixing and STIs

11th January

HIV prevention efforts should target YMSM across race and those in partnerships with older MSM.



Iteratively Developing an mHealth HIV Prevention Program for Sexual Minority Adolescent Men

11th January

Description of steps undertaken to determine intervention acceptability and content for adolescent gay, bisexual, and queer men.



Neighborhood-Level Associations with HIV Infection Among Young Men Who Have Sex with Men in Chicago

11th January

Study examines census data along with individual-level data from a longitudinal cohort of YMSM in Chicago.



Race-Based Sexual Stereotypes and Their Effects on Sexual Risk Behavior in Racially Diverse Young Men Who Have Sex with Men

11th January

Race-based stereotypes have important implications for the rate of condomless anal sex with racial minority partners for YMSM.



Developmental Change in the Effects of Sexual Partner and Relationship Characteristics on Sexual Risk Behavior in Young Men Who Have Sex with Men

11th January

Results suggest need for HIV prevention strategies that address dyadic influences on condomless anal intercourse for YMSM.



The Sexual Networks of Racially Diverse Young Men Who Have Sex with Men

11th January

Results indicate several partner- and network-level factors related to HIV outcomes.



Research Blog–Few Teenage Gay Men Get Tested for HIV

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2nd December

Young gay men are at the highest risk for HIV infection, yet only 1 in 5 have ever been tested according to a recent national study.



Low Rates of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Testing Among Adolescent Gay, Bisexual, and Queer Men

2nd December

HIV testing rates shown to be low among adolescent gay and bisexual men. Many even lack knowledge about the closest testing site.






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