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Journal of Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Volume 2016, Article ID 7684768, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/7684768
Review Article

New Biomedical Technologies and Strategies for Prevention of HIV and Other Sexually Transmitted Infections

Department of Internal Medicine, College of Health and Allied Sciences, The University of Dodoma, Dodoma, Tanzania

Received 21 June 2016; Revised 29 July 2016; Accepted 10 August 2016

Academic Editor: J. Gerardo Garcia-Lerma

Copyright © 2016 Bonaventura C. T. Mpondo. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Abstract

Sexually transmitted infections remain to be of public health concern in many developing countries. Their control is important, considering the high incidence of acute infections, complications and sequelae, and their socioeconomic impact. This article discusses the new biomedical technologies and strategies for the prevention of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections.