Kyle Smithers

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University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) Honours Student

Kyle Smithers

Position: 
Intern
Position Dates: 
Saturday, 1 October, 2016 to Friday, 9 December, 2016

Project: Mapping immune responses in a cohort of viremic controllers in Hiv-1 subtype c infection - Smithers’ project looks at the persistence of pathogens and evasion of host immune responses. His work focusses on the various immunological techniques employed in studying immune responses to HIV infection.

Supervisor(s): 
Professor Thumbi Ndung'u and Dr Catherine Koofhethile - Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI)