No Confirmed Cases Of Ebola Virus Disease In South Africa
Johannesburg, July 30, 2014 - There is an ongoing outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in West Africa, with over 1 200 cases and 670 deaths reported to date in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.
Launch Of The 2012 South African National HIV Prevalence, Incidence And Behaviour Survey Report
01 April 2014 The report is the fourth one its kind and provides an important insights into the state of the HIV Epidemic in South Africa since 2002.
Getting To Zero TB - Tackling HIV And TB Drug Resistance
19 March 2014 Press Release Getting to zero TB - tackling HIV and TB drug resistance World TB Day 2014 World TB Day, on the 24 March, is an opportunity to raise awareness about the burden of tuberculosis (TB) worldwide and the status of TB prevention and control efforts.
Potent HIV antibodies fast tracks the development of an AIDS vaccine The discovery of how a woman’s body responded to her HIV infection by making potent antibodies (called broadly neutralising antibodies, because they are able to kill multiple strains of HIV from across the world), was reported today by a...
South African HIV/AIDS Trial Scoops USAID Award
The Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA) 004 Tenofovir gel trial was today announced the winner of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Science and Technology Pioneers Prize.