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



Eliminating CD4 thresholds is unlikely to lead to a critical mass of people living with HIV starting antiretroviral treatment (ART) in South Africa. A new study by Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI) researchers and Boston University colleagues, published in PLOS ONE in June, shows that ART uptake in rural KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) among treatment-eligible patients is


“Defeating this awful HIV epidemic requires an understanding of society, as well as individuals, as well as medicine. And without an understanding of all of those, we will never defeat it,” says Director of Africa Health Research Institute, Professor Deenan Pillay. On the 25 May 2017, BBC One aired The Truth About HIV; a documentary


Africa Health Research Institute is looking for an enthusiastic, motivated and independent postdoctoral researcher to be based in the joint laboratories of Henrik Kløverpris and Alasdair Leslie in Durban, South Africa. The lab’s research is centred around immune responses to HIV infection with a particular focus on novel areas of innate lymphoid cells located within human


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