Effect of herpes suppressive therapy on HIV genital shedding among high risk women in Tanzania

Lead Research Organisation: London Sch of Hygiene and Trop Medicine
Department Name: Research Contracts

Abstract

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Publications

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Tanton C (2011) Time to refocus on HSV interventions for HIV prevention? in The Journal of infectious diseases

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Watson-Jones D (2008) Effect of herpes simplex suppression on incidence of HIV among women in Tanzania. in The New England journal of medicine

 
Description Flexible Travel Award
Amount £14,500 (GBP)
Organisation Wellcome Trust 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Country United Kingdom
Start 03/2007 
End 09/2007
 
Description Dissemination in Tanzania 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach National
Primary Audience Policymakers/politicians
Results and Impact Half day meeting facilitiated by LSHTM, the African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF) and the National Institute of Medical Research, Tanzania (NIMR) to discuss implications of the trial results

Discussions with stakeholders to inform interpretation of results
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2007