Lung Study Intern, Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI)
SANTHE Intern, Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI), Durban, South Africa
Saturday, 1 October, 2016 to Friday, 9 December, 2016
Project Name: Mapping immune responses in a cohort of viremic controllers in Hiv-1 subtype c infection
Smithers’ project looked at the persistence of pathogens and evasion of host immune responses. His work focussed on the various immunological techniques employed in studying immune responses to HIV infection.
Professor Thumbi Ndung'u and Dr Catherine Koofhethile - Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI)