Short item Published on March 18, 2013

Have the explosive HIV epidemics in sub-Saharan Africa been driven by higher community viral load?

In contrast with the other regions, HIV infection in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) is prevalent in the general population with low levels of reported sexual risk behaviours. SSA bears also the highest burden of infectious diseases other than HIV such as malaria, tuberculosis, herpes simplex virus type 2, among other infectious diseases. The drivers of the Read More