INTRODUCTION

BioAfrica presents the research, software and publications of Prof. Tulio de Oliveira and members of his research group.

The Wellcome Trust Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.






SPOTLIGHT


SATuRN & AWACC


WTAC & MRC Flagship UKZN


Science



NEWS

2015-11-19
SATuRN & AWACC

SATuRN & AWACC workshop - 19-20 November 2015, Durban, South Africa

The SATuRN 10th Southern African HIV & TB Drug Resistance and Treatment Monitoring Workshop will be run together with the Annual Workshop on Advanced Clinical Care - AIDS (AWACC) - Durban, South Africa, 19 to 20 November 2015


2015-08-21
WTAC & MRC Flagship UKZN

Seminar: Is HIV-1 subtype C more pathogenic than other subtypes?

We cordially invites you to a seminar presented by Prof Thumbi Ndungu from K-RITH and HPP/UKZN, 21 August 2015, K-RITH building, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, Durban, South Africa


2015-08-15
WTAC & MRC Flagship UKZN

Research travel grants: Doctoral or post-doctoral students to Wellcome Trust Africa Centre, South Africa

Introduction: This is an excellent opportunity for outstanding and motivated individuals to access one of the most comprehensive population-based HIV surveillance and genomics datasets in the world at the Wellcome Trust Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies based in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.


2015-07-17
WTAC & MRC Flagship UKZN

Seminar: The Molecular Epidemiology of HIV in Rakai Uganda

The Wellcome Trust Africa Centre Genomics & Bioinformatics Programme & UKZN MRC Flagship project cordially invites you to a seminar presented by Prof. Oliver Laeyendecker Assistant Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University,19 June 2015, K-RITH building, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, Durban, South Africa


2015-06-19
WTAC & MRC Flagship UKZN

Seminar: Clinical Impressions of HIV Pathogenesis & Vaccine Research

The Wellcome Trust Africa Centre Genomics & Bioinformatics Programme & UKZN MRC Flagship project cordially invites you to a seminar presented by Dr Nigel Garrett from CAPRISA, 19 June 2015, K-RITH building, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, Durban, South Africa


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PUBLICATIONS

The origin of HTLV-1 in southern Bahia by phylogenetic, mtDNA and Beta-globin analysis.
Aleluia MM, Mello MAG,Alcantara LCJ, Rego FFA, Santos LPS, Galvao-Castro B, Goncalves MS, de Oliveira T, Marin LJ, Sousa SMB, Gadelha SR, Virology Reports (2015), :dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.virep.2015.05.002.

PANGEA-HIV: phylogenetics for generalised epidemics in Africa.
Pillay D, Herbeck J, Cohen MS, de Oliveira T, Fraser C, Ratmann O, Brown A-L, Kellam P, on behalf of the PANGEA-HIV Consortium, Lancet Infect Dis. (2015), 15(3):259-61.

Evidence of Long-Lived Founder Virus in Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission.
Danaviah S, de Oliveira T, Bland R, Viljoen J, Pillay S, Tuaillon E, Van de Perre P, Newell ML, PLoS One (2015), 10(3):e0120389.

Sequencing and phylogenetic analysis of near full-length HIV-1 subtypes A, B, G and unique recombinant AC and AD viral strains identified in South Africa.
Wilkinson E, Holzmayer V, Jacobs G, de Oliveira T, Brennan C, Hackett J Jr, Janse van Rensburg E, Engelbrecht S., AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses (2015), in press:.

The Impact of Drug Resistance Associated Amino Acid Changes on HIV-1 Subtype C on Susceptibility to Newer NNRTIs.
Basson AE, Rhee SY, Parry CM, El-Khatib Z, Charalambous S, De Oliveira T, Pillay D, Hoffmann C, Katzenstein D, Shafer RW, Morris L, Antimicrob Agents Chemother (2015), pii: AAC.04215-14:pii: AAC.04215-14.

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VIDEO

Completion of a world-class genomics lab at Africa Centre/UKZN, Durban, South Africa - Part III

By: Prevashinee Padayachee and Tulio de Oliveira


 

 Completion of a world-class genomics lab at Africa Centre/UKZN, Durban, South Africa - Part III




 

 WTAC & UKZN Genomics Laboratory Construction - Video Diary Part II




 

 WTAC & UKZN Genomics Laboratory Construction - Video Diary Part I




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CONTRIBUTORS

Prof. Tulio de Oliveira

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Dr. Siva Danaviah

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Dr. Justen Manasa

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Dr. Eduan Wilkinson

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MOST POPULAR

1    SATuRN & AWACC workshop - 19-20 November 2015, Durban, South Africa


2    Seminar: Is HIV-1 subtype C more pathogenic than other subtypes?


3    Research travel grants: Doctoral or post-doctoral students to Wellcome Trust Africa Centre, South Africa


4    Seminar: The Molecular Epidemiology of HIV in Rakai Uganda


5    Seminar: Clinical Impressions of HIV Pathogenesis & Vaccine Research





BLOG



Megan Druce, Zandile Sibisi & Sthembiso Msweli

Experience of 3 UKZN/Africa Centre students at the 7-week national bioinformatics workshop 2015


Siva Danaviah

Tale of 4 Cities in outlining researcher's strive towards a cure for HIV


Rachael Dellar

Massive Open Online Courses: Huge potential for bioinformatics education



OTHERS & TWITTER

Experience of 3 UKZN/Africa Centre students at the 7-week national bioinformatics workshop 2015

Megan Druce, Zandile Sibisi & Sthembiso Msweli - 2015-04-23



Tale of 4 Cities in outlining researcher's strive towards a cure for HIV

Siva Danaviah - 2014-10-14



Massive Open Online Courses: Huge potential for bioinformatics education

Rachael Dellar - 2014-10-13



First impressions of a South African student working in Geneva as part of Swiss South Africa Joint Research Programme (SSAJRP)

Megan Druce - 2014-10-07



HIV, TB and Malaria Molecular Diagnostics Workshop, Harare, Zimbabwe 2014

Justen Manasa - 2014-10-06



Genetic study indicates two novel resistance loci for severe malaria in Africa

Zakia Jeewa and Tulio de Oliveira - 2014-08-01



High-Level Cross-Resistance to ddI Observed in South African Children Failing an ABC- or d4T-Based 1st-Line Regimen

Jennifer Giandhari and Joanna Ledwaba - 2014-07-25



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