HIV TRANSMISSION

  • New HIV cases decline by half in India: UN report July 19, 2012

    New Delhi: New HIV cases among adults have declined by half in India since 2000, according to a new UN report which praised India's contribution to AIDS response through manufacture of generic antiretroviral drugs. Though rate of HIV transmission in Asia is slowing down, atleast 1,000 new infections among adults continue...
  • Global experts trash Naco's AIDS data February 15, 2007

    New Delhi: Trashing estimates of the National AIDS Control Organisation that commercial sex workers are the biggest factor for HIV transmission in the country, the International Journal of STD and AIDS has said that most of the HIV transmission in India takes place through blood exposures. NACO immediately countered the...