Antiretroviral treatment can reduce the risk of HIV transmission between male partners to 'zero'

BMJ. 2019 Aug 27;366:l4915. doi: 10.1136/bmj.l4915.


The studyA Rodger, V Cambiano, T Bruun, et al. Risk of HIV transmission through condomless sex in serodifferent gay couples with the HIV-positive partner taking suppressive antiretroviral therapy (PARTNER): final results of a multicentre, prospective, observational study. Lancet 2019;393:2428-38.This project was funded by the NIHR Research for Patient Benefit Programme (project number PB-PG-1013-32069).To read the full NIHR Signal, go to

Publication types

  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • HIV
  • HIV Infections*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Prospective Studies
  • Sexual Partners
  • Sexual and Gender Minorities*