South African Scientists Lead Key HIV Vaccine Trial
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has said that the country will play a "leading role" in a R135 million HIV vaccine trial that aims to reduce transmission of the disease by at least 50%.
South Africa: HIV Vaccine Trials a Major Boost to Fight Against Aids
SAnews.gov.za, 9 November 2016
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says the start of HIV vaccine trials are a major boost to the fight against Aids. Read more »
Blood test (file photo).
South Africa: HIV Vaccine Dominates Talks At Aids Conference
SAnews.gov.za, 22 July 2016
The week-long International Aids Conference at the Durban International Convention Centre has entered its last day and delegates are wrapping up their discussions which, for most… Read more »
South Africa: SA to Lead Major HIV Vaccine Trial
SAnews.gov.za, 21 July 2016
Achieving AIDS reduction targets and eventually ending the disease by 2030 is taking centre stage at the 21st International AIDS conference, underway in Durban. Read more »