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Full length sequencing and biological characterisation of early divergent HIV-1 lineages from Cameroon

KRISP leader

Marcel Aime Togo

Short title

HIV origin

KRISP expertises

Phylogenetics, Population Genetics, Epidemiology, Genomics, PCR optimisation, NGS data processing, Variant calling, Sequence analysis, Statistics, Virology

Project summary

This is a collaborative SANTHE research project (PIs: Tongo & de Oliveira) that aims to produce new whole genome strains of HIV strains sampled in Cameroon.



Wellcome Trust SANTHE programme

KwaZulu-Natal Research Innovation and Sequencing Platform (KRISP), K-RITH Tower Building, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, UKZN

Contact: Prof. Tulio de Oliveira, Tel: +27 31 260 4898, Email: tuliodna@gmail.com & deoliveira@ukzn.ac.za

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