"Even in the ancient practice of circumcision, innovation has the potential to make a big difference. The new PrePex (device)… simplifies the procedure and make surgery unnecessary. The first studies suggest that (this device is) both safe and effective."
Bill Gates, Co-Chair, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Annual Letter - January 2012
“It is the first time we have a device that allows us to scale up VMMC. This will curb the rate of HIV infection in Rwanda."
Agnes Binagwaho, PhD, MD (PED) International HIV Expert and Minister of Health, Rwanda, announcing the Scale-Up of PrePex, November 2013
"Non-surgical devices like PrePex™ can simplify the experience and reduce the burden of labor for health care workers in resource-limited settings."
Ambassador Eric Goosby, MD, U.S Global AIDS Coordinator, June 2013
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