Associate Professor Thomas Scriba has co-authored a research paper titled "Identifying specificity groups in the T cell receptor repertoire" appearing in the Nature Journal.
Researchers from the South African Tuberculosis Vaccine Initiative (SATVI) along with colleagues from the Center for Infectious Disease Research (CIDR), Statens Serum Institut (SSI) have published a paper titled “Antigen Availability Shapes T Cell Differentiation and Function during Tuberculosis” on 14 June 2017 in the journal, Cell Host & Microbe. The study provides important insights for determining which components of Mycobacterium tuberculosis should be included in TB vaccines as targets for the immune response
SATVI authors Professor Mark Hatherill and Associate Professor Tom Scriba have co-authored a research paper titled "Long-lasting pleurisy" appearing in the European Respiratory Journal.
On Thursday 18 May 2017 SATVI participated in the Ukwanda Rural Research Day seminar which was held in Worcester at the University of Stellenbosch campus.Dr Michele Tameris, SATVI Principal Investigator presented an oral paper titled “Building a portfolio of Community Engagement Projects to enhance TB knowledge”.