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VMMC remains highly cost-effective

Voluntary medical male circumcision will continue to be a cost-effective — and often cost saving — HIV prevention measure in priority countries for at least the next five years

Trial among MSM finds protective effect

VMMC can reduce the risk of HIV acquisition among men who have sex with men who primarily practice insertive anal sex, a randomised trial in China has found

VMMC at IAS 2023

Voluntary medical male circumcision was highlighted in one satellite session and 12 posters at the 12th IAS Conference on HIV Science from 23 to 26 July 2023.

Male circumcision reduces HPV risk

Male circumcision is protective against human papillomavirus infection in men and their female partners, a systematic review and meta-analysis has found

Decolonising lessons learned in Zimbabwe

An article documents facilitators and barriers in transitioning leadership of a voluntary medical circumcision programme to a local organisation