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Supporting Excellence
The Wellcome Centre for Infectious Diseases Research in Africa fosters investigator-led approaches via the overarching scientific objective of combatting infection, especially HIV-1 and tuberculosis, through clinical and laboratory research.
Macrophages infected with M. tuberculosis; image by Dr Suraj Parihar
Basic Science
Our Basic Science Platform provides the laboratory infrastructure and technical support to ensure the safe handling of infectious material.
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Biomedical Data Integration
We work with multidimensional clinical and scientific data at the molecular, cellular, clinical and population levels.
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Clinical Research
CIDRI-Africa supports clinical studies in the community at our facility at Site B in Khayelitsha.

News

Wednesday, 17 October 2018
A message from CIDRI-Africa Director Prof. Robert Wilkinson

A message from CIDRI-Africa Director Prof. Robert Wilkinson on the passing of Prof. Bongani Mayosi.

Publication Date:
Monday, July 30, 2018 - 11:00
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VC announces passing of Professor Bongani Mayosi

Professor Bongani Mayosi, Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences and CIDRI-Africa Principal Investigator, passed away on Friday 27 July 2018.

Publication Date:
Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 09:45
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Clinical researchers engage Khayelitsha community

Stakeholders and CIDRI-Africa researchers affirmed their commitment to working together to combat TB.

Publication Date:
Monday, July 16, 2018 - 07:45
Dr Muki Shey
Dr Muki Shey awarded prestigious Wellcome Fellowship

The Wellcome Centre for Infectious Diseases Research in Africa congratulates Dr Muki Shey on his Wellcome Intermediate Fellowship in Public Health and Tropical Medicine.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 10:00

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