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Call Senior Fellowship (SF)
Programme EDCTP2
Start Date 2019-12-01
End Date 2024-11-30
Project Code TMA2018SF-2446
Status Active


Characterisation of Kaposi’s sarcoma-associated herpes virus (KSHV)-driven pathologies and disease outcome in Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients

Host Organisation

Institution Country
University of Cape Town South Africa

Current Organisation

ICGEB Cape Town

Current Job Title

Group Leader "Virology - Emerging Viruses"


2022 not yet completed

Students Supervised

Type Name Title University Start Date End Date
Post-Doc Melissa Blumenthal Dr University of Cape Town 2020 2022


Role Committee/board Start Date End Date
Guest Editor Viruses 2021 2022


Institution Degree Year
Humboldt University Berlin, Germany PhD 2003-05-13


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