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Bridging diagnostic gaps in prevention, control of epidemics in Africa

Bridging diagnostic gaps in prevention, control of epidemics in Africa
- The most commonly reported epidemic outbreaks in Africa are cholera, ... Hepatitis B and C in Nigeria as well as its new solutions in the HIV space.

Gayle Smith, CEO of The ONE Campaign, warns against complacency in AIDS, Ebola fights

Gayle Smith, CEO of The ONE Campaign, warns against complacency in AIDS, Ebola fights
- A new Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and an ongoing AIDS crisis in Africa are among the top priorities for The ONE ...

Experts' Perspectives on Key Ethical Issues Associated With HIV Phylogenetics as Applied in HIV ...

Experts' Perspectives on Key Ethical Issues Associated With HIV Phylogenetics as Applied in HIV ...
- Tracking external introductions of HIV using phylodynamics reveals a major source of infections in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Virus Evolution ...

Top 10 Deadliest Viruses In The World That Have Claimed Countless Lives

Top 10 Deadliest Viruses In The World That Have Claimed Countless Lives
- Nearly 90% of infections and deaths occur in African countries. ... According to WHO, about 5% adults in the sub-Saharan Africa are HIV-positive.

US sees Africa as a stage in its confrontation with China

US sees Africa as a stage in its confrontation with China
- US soft power in Africa was unrivalled, Mr Olojede said, mentioning the cultural values of freedom and democracy and the life-saving HIV programme ...

SADC containing HIV and AIDS through cross-border wellness clinics

SADC containing HIV and AIDS through cross-border wellness clinics
HIV/AIDS remains one of the greatest challenges facing Southern Africa and it has affected every sphere of society.

HIV UNAIDS Report 9 Million People May Not Know They Have AIDS

HIV UNAIDS Report 9 Million People May Not Know They Have AIDS
- A new report from UNAIDS state that as many as 9 million people may have been infected by the HIV virus and are unaware of their status.

Community-based HIV testing effective in reaching undiagnosed populations, new study finds

Community-based HIV testing effective in reaching undiagnosed populations, new study finds
- One in three people living with HIV in Vietnam remain undiagnosed, according to recent estimates. New strategies and models of HIV testing are ...