n Southern African Journal of HIV Medicine - Horizons
|Journal||Southern African Journal of HIV Medicine|
|Publication Date||Nov 2005|
Extracted from text ... H O R I Z O N S Can we involve adolescents in HIV vaccine trials - can we afford not to? More than half of the world's population is under 25 years of age - the largest population of young people the world has ever seen. In South Africa, 54% of the population is under 24 years of age. All are at risk for HIV infection. UNAIDS reports that in 2004 there were 14 000 new infections daily. Almost 100% of these were in the developing world, 1 200 were in 14 - 25-year-olds, and half of these ..
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