The adage, “Nothing in life is to be feared; it is only to be understood,” is something Reddy says she strongly believes in and inspired her choice to pursue a career in HIV science. She was born and grew up in the suburb of Chatsworth in the south of Durban, KwaZulu-Natal South Africa.
George Makau is based at Lund University, Sweden. He obtained his MSc degree in Molecular Biology from an Inter-University Programme in Molecular Biology (IPMB) jointly organised by Vrije Universiteit Brussels, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and Antwerp University in Belgium.
Prevalence of metabolic syndrome, discrete or comorbid diabetes and hypertension in sub-Saharan Africa among People Living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus versus HIV-negative populations: a systematic review and meta-analysis protocol
Sharon Khuzwayo is currently working on a project that focuses on an evolutionarily conserved, semi-invariant population of immune cells – Mucosal Associated Invariant T (MAIT) cells that are enriched at the site of tuberculosis infection, the lungs.
Patrick Lungu decided to become a scientist at a tender age but it was during his second grade of primary school that he decided to become a medical doctor. His interest in TB research stems from the challenges he faces in treating TB in his clinical practice.