Tuesday, 29 September 2020
CIDRI-Africa welcomes Professors Ntobeko Ntusi and Liesl Zühlke

The pair have joined the Centre as Contributing Investigators.

Publication Date:
Wed, 15 Jan 2020 - 09:15
Understanding why people get TB by instilling live mycobacteria into the human lung

Tuberculosis (TB) remains a major global health threat with ~1.5 million deaths annually. Global elimination of TB is hampered by the lack of an effective vaccine. BCG is currently the only licenced TB vaccine but its efficacy is limited especially in adults.

Publication Date:
Tue, 31 Dec 2019 - 06:15
Dr Sean Wasserman (Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine) awarded 2019 Stephen Lawn TB-HIV Research Leadership Prize

Clinical Research Platform Academic Sean Wasserman was awarded the Stephen Lawn TB-HIV Research Leadership Prize at the 50th Union World Conference on Lung Health in Hyderabad, India.

Publication Date:
Fri, 29 Nov 2019 - 09:00
Professor Marc Mendelson writes piece on ‘antibiotic guardians’ for The Conversation

Professor Marc Mendelson (Head of the Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine at UCT) has written a piece for The Conversation.

Publication Date:
Wed, 20 Nov 2019 - 15:00