"TB is out of control because of the HIV epidemic and the problem of multi-drug resistant TB. The only long-term solution is the development of a new vaccine."
Anthony Hawkridge, former SATVI Clinical Director and former head, Aeras, Africa Office.
Other collaborations happen within large consortiums, involving multiple African, European and US investigators and sites. These include:
- Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
- International TB Laboratory of the HIV trials consortia
- National Institutes of Health
We have also received tremendous support from the regional and provincial government health departments in the Western Cape.