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HRT vs. Bioidentical Hormones – What Doctors Don’t Tell You

Grant : A Novel Female-Controlled Antiviral Contraceptive - awarded by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Renjie Chang of Lavax in the U.S. will develop and test a vaginal suppository that uses a strain of commensal bacteria which has the ability to immobilize sperm and capture viruses. If successful, the bacteria could be used as a reversible contraceptive that also affords protection against viruses such as HIV and herpes.