K-RITH and Africa Centre have joined to form a new interdisciplinary institute, called the Africa Health Research Institute. Click here to read more.



Data from a large Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI) clinical trial shows that high levels of HIV drug resistance are emerging, but do not immediately pose a threat in the context of current first-line drug therapies. The findings were presented at the recent Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) 2017 in Seattle, USA. The


Using cutting edge technologies, Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI) scientists have discovered the mechanism which Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M.tb) uses to break down host defences in late stage infection. In a paper published in eLife, researchers for the first time show how M.tb turns lung granulomas, usually tasked with controlling TB infection, against the body. Mycobacterium


The Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI) is seeking highly motivated and outstanding individuals, with a strong interest in qualitative research, to join our two-week long Qualitative Interviewer Training Programme. Preference will be given to candidates who are resident and a member of a homestead from within our Population Intervention Platform Study Area (PIPSA) whose boundaries


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