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)
News date: 2017-02-28
KRISP has been created by the coordinated effort of the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), the Technology Innovation Agency (TIA) and the South African Medical Research Countil (SAMRC).