CSIR develops laser method to identify HIV viral load

Two African researchers – African Laser Centre grant holder and CSIR Biophotonics senior researcher, Dr Sello Manoto and Dr Ahmed El-Hussein from

The 3 stages of HIV

When people get HIV and don’t receive treatment, they will typically progress through three stages of disease. Without treatment, people

A first for Southern Africa: HSRC MSM study

Cultural and social contexts in Africa further impact negatively on the understanding of the unique behaviours, needs and challenges of

The Art of the Possible – CEOs Respond to NHI

In what is expected to be a highlight at the Hospital Association of South Africa (HASA) 2017 Conference, leaders from

Reducing TB and HIV in SA’s prisons

TB screening of inmates has increased to more than 90% on admission with almost 180 000 screened on admission for

Ambitious new project ‘Predict-TB’ aims to cut treatment duration

Thus, shortening of standard treatment is a main priority of current TB research. Previous studies of treatment shortening, usually to

ART initiation

In 2010, SA implemented the world’s biggest HIV and AIDS treatment programme. As a result, AIDS related deaths in SA