About Jaffer Zaidi

jaffer_mz@hotmail.com +27 35 550 7500

Background

I am a statistician, helping virologists and bioinformaticians with their data analysis. My research interests are both theoretical and applied: I interested in the associations between HIV drug resistance and clinical/demographic variables. On the theoretical side, I have recently become interested phylogenetic tree construction and the underlying mathematical properties of such trees.



Publications

High coverage of ART associated with decline in risk of HIV acquisition in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Tanser F, Barnighausen T, Grapsa E, Zaidi J, Newell M-L., Science (2013), 339(6122):966-971.



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