SATuRN Newsletter, Jul 2014: Annual HIVDR Workshop, News, Publications & Blogs

The newsletter idea is that anyone with 15 minutes to spare can learn about our work and its application in everyday life. In our second issue of 2014 (Vol. 3 Num. 2), we advertise our annual workshop, which will be presented as part of the Annual Workshop on Advanced Clinical Care - AIDS (AWACC), Durban, 8-9 Oct 2014. We also included interesting news, blogs and publications produced by our network and partners.

In this issue our highlights are:

Positions available! 6 Post-Doc fellowships in HIV research at Wellcome Trust Africa Centre.

Workshop: Annual Workshop on Advanced Clinical Care (AWACC), Durban, 9-10 October 2014.

Meeting: Policy Meeting on HIV drug resistance, Lusaka, Zambia, 6 May 2014.

Inaugural lecture: Prof. Tulio de Oliveira, Nelson Mandela School of Medicine, UKZN, Durban, 30 Jul 2014.

Publication: Circulating Biomarkers of Immune Activation Distinguish Viral Suppression from Nonsuppression in HAART-Treated Patients with Advanced HIV-1 Subtype C Infection.

Blog & Publication: High-Level Cross-Resistance to Didanosine in Children Failing 1st-Line Regimen in South Africa.

Our active and well attended seminar series!

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We hope that you enjoy our newsletters. We think that they are truly interesting and we really have enjoyed producing it!

News date: 2014-07-24


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).

Location: K-RITH Tower Building
Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, UKZN
719 Umbilo Road, Durban, South Africa.
Director: Prof. Tulio de Oliveira