This month, we focused our newsletter on KRISP partnership with the Department of Global Health at University of Washington in Seattle. We also focus on our new post-graduate training workshops. This month, we also have many publications on African Health, including on HIV and TB phylogenetic and drug resistance analysis.
This issue's highlights are:
KRISP Travels: CROI 2019 and Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, USA, 2 to 17 March 2019.
KRISP Talks: Cancer Genomics at KRISP, Durban, South Africa, 15 March 2019
Workshop: Translational Research, Health Innovation & Commercialization, 19 to 20 March 2019 2019
Hands on Lab Training: KRISP & Thermo Sanger Sequencing Microsatellite Training Workshop, Durban, South Africa, 28-29 March, 2019
Post-Grad Ethics Training: Research Ethics and Conflicts of Interest Workshop, Durban, South Africa, 1st April 2019
Publication: Socio-behavioral and community predictors of unsuppressed HIV viral load
Publication: The effect of interventions on the transmission and spread of HIV in South Africa: a phylodynamic analysis
Publication: Early detection of emergent extensively drug resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB) by flow cytometry-based phenotyping and whole genome sequencing
News date: 2019-03-30
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