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MP calls for PrEP manufacturer to take action on World AIDS Day

SNP MP Stewart McDonald has written to Gilead UK to urge the pharmaceutical company to make a submission to the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) for the drug Truvada to be used as Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) in HIV infection.

MP seeks emergency debate on PrEP

Stewart McDonald MP has raised the prospect of an emergency debate on PreP. Speaker John Bercow confirmed it was a possible approach.

Government has its head in the sand around PreP

Following an urgent question today on NHS England's decision not to commission & fund PreP, Stewart McDonald MP criticised the government for falling behind on the issue.

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