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We have been awarded a collaborative grant from SANTHE/Wellcome Trust programme in Africa

SANTHE - 2017-02-28

The Wellcome Trust DELTAS funded SANTHE program awarded seven grants to develop collaborative research projects to address critical challenges to African capacity in HIV and/or TB clinical, social/behavioural, and biomedical science.



Grant title: Full Length Sequencing and Biological Characterisation of Early Divergent HIV-1 Lineages from Cameroon

Principal Investigator: Dr Marcel Tongo, University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN)

Collaborating Principal Investigators: Prof. Tulio De Oliveira, University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), Professor Thumbi Ndung'u, HIV Pathogenesis Programme (HPP), Dr Jaclyn Mann, HIV Pathogenesis Programme (HPP)

Links:

http://www.santheafrica.org/news/santhe-awards-337-579-collaborative-grants

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From Why KRISP?, date: 2017-12-31

Even with easy access to ARVs, only one in three HIV-positive people will seek them
From KRISP News, date: 2017-12-05

South Africans with HIV miss out on the benefits of early treatment due to a fear of stigma
From KRISP News, date: 2017-12-02
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