New HIV killing condom may head to U.S. market

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(KPLR)  - A new type of condom capable of killing STD's including HIV has just been approved by Australian regulators.  These condoms are currently under review by the FDA for the U.S. market.

The product uses an anti-viral compound called VivaGel, which deactivates a range of STD's.

Although condoms protect against their spread, this would be the first that actively kills the viruses.