Myron Essex, Mary Woodard Lasker Professor of Health Sciences
Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Dates of Research:
January 1, 2000 — September 30, 2008
This initiative has worked to create the personnel and laboratory infrastructure to conduct HIV studies important to the public health of Botswana. The Reference Laboratory hopes to demonstrate that appropriate antiviral regimens can be both effectively and safely administered and monitored over time, including clinical outcomes, viral loads, and CD4 counts of individuals infected with HIV-1C in Botswana.