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The proposed study is a single center, double-blind placebo-controlled trial to assess the safety and tolerability of the dapivirine ring as compared to a placebo ring when inserted for 28 days in 16 healthy, HIV-negative women.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Prevention
SGS Life Sciences Center
International Partnership for Microbicides, Inc.
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:12:55-0400
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IPM 018 is a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study conducted at one site in Belgium among 24 healthy, HIV-negative women to evaluate dapivirine release for 28 days from matrix...
IPM 012 is a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled phase I study conducted at one research center in Belgium among 36 healthy, HIV-negative women of 18-40 years of age, randomized i...
The purpose of this study is to determine whether dapivirine gel 4789 is safe for daily use by healthy women in South Africa.
Approximately 36 HIV-negative women, aged >18 and < 50, will be enrolled in this study. Each volunteer will have a 2:1 chance of receiving dapivirine gel versus placebo. The volunteers w...
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To compare symptom trajectories between placebo and active drug responders and to examine whether early placebo improvement would be associated with subsequent placebo response in the treatment of pat...
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Misunderstanding among individuals, frequently research subjects, of scientific methods such as randomization and placebo controls.
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AIDS and HIV
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