KRISP Project: Transmission networks and risk of HIV infection in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: a community-wide phylogenetic study

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Transmission networks and risk of HIV infection in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: a community-wide phylogenetic study

KRISP leader

Tulio de Oliveira

Short title

HIV Phylogenetics

KRISP expertises

Phylogenetics, Population Genetics, Epidemiology, Genomics, Sanger data processing, Sequence analysis, Statistics, Virology

Project summary

This is the CAPRISA HIPPS phylogenetic project (PI: Kharsany) that aims to identify the source of HIV-1 infection to young woman in a hyper-epidemic setting in South Africa.

Webpage

Funder

SAMRC & US CDC

Publications

Transmission networks and risk of HIV infection in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: a community-wide phylogenetic study. de Oliveira T, Kharsany ABM, Graf T, Cawood C, Khanyile D, Grobler A, Puren A, Madurai S, Baxter C, Karim QA, Karim SSA, Lancet HIV (2017), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2352-3018(16)30186-2:.