On Thursday 3 August the South African Tuberculosis Vaccine Initiative hosted a delegation from the Cape Winelands Education TB & HIV Program.
SATVI authors Professor Mark Hatherill, Associate Professor Tom Scriba, Drs. Munyaradzi Musvosvi and Virginie Rozoton have co-authored a research paper titled "Differential recognition of Mtb-specific epitopes as a function of tuberculosis disease history" appearing in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.
Welcome to Dr David M. Lewinsohn, visiting Professor of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, who will be focusing on research into whether or not MR1-restricted T cells have the capacity for immunologic memory during his stay with SATVI.
SATVI authors Tom Scriba, Adam Penn-Nicholson and Mwandile Erasmus have co-authored a research paper titled "The Crosspecies Mycobacterial Growth Inhibition Assay (MGIA) Project 2010-2014" appearing in the Clinical and Vaccine Immunology journal.