Please see below a list of the2014 Publications


Adolescent experiences of HIV

Adolescent experiences of HIV and sexual health communication with parents and caregivers in Soweto

Adolescent friendly technologies as potential adjuncts for health promotion

Assessing cost and technical efficiency of HIV prevention interventions in sub Saharan Africa

A comparative assessment of price brand

A Review of the study designs

CD4 and viral load dynamics in antiretroviral-naive HIV-infected adults from Soweto

CD4 Counts and viral loads of newly diagnosed HIV-infected individuals - implications for treatment as prevention

Correlates of sexual risk among sexual minority and heterosexual South African youth

Cotrimoxazole prophylaxis and Tuberculosis risk

Early severe HIV disease precedes early antiretroviral therapy in infants - Are we too late

Effect of community-based voluntary counselling and testing on HIV incidence and social and behavioural outcomes

Effect of HIV 1 exposure and antiretroviral

Enhanced and persistent antibody response against homologous and heterologous strains

Experiences of HIV-positive adolescents and young adults in care in Soweto South Africa

Factors associated with mortality in HIV-infected people

Frequent genital HSV-2 shedding among women during labor in Soweto

Global evidence reaffirms the case for routine HPV and potential HIV adolescent vaccination in South Africa

Implementation of isoniazid preventive therapy for HIV-infected adults - overstatement

Incidence of TB and HIV in prospectively

The association between the ratio of monocytes

The effect of topical calcipotriol or zinc on tuberculin skin tests in hospitalised South African children

The HVTN503-Phambili HIV vaccine trial - A comparison for younger and older participants

Toll-like receptor polymorphism associations with HIV-1 outcomes among sub-Saharan Africans

Understanding treatment refusal among adults presenting for hig-testing in Soweto South Africa A qualitative study

Unreported antiretroviral use by HIV-1 infected participants enrolling in a prospective research study

Uptake of genital mucosal sampling in HVTN 097 a phase 1b hiv vaccine trial in South Africa

Variants in host viral replication cycle genes are associated with heterosexual HIV-1 acquisition in Africans

Woonga and the abuse and diversion of antiretroviral in Soweto

Please see below a list of the 2012 Publications


Anticipated changes in sexual risk behaviour following vaccination with a low-efficacy HIV vaccine

Assessment of service availability and health care workers opinion about young womens sexual reproductive health in Soweto

A qualitative study of obstacles to diaphragm and condom use

Causes of death on antiretroviral therapy - a post-mortem study from South Africa

Community-based targeted case findings for Tuberculosisand HIV in household contacts of patients with Tuberculosis in South Africa

Conversations with mothers - exploring reasons exploring reasons for prevention of mother-to-child transmission

Designing family-centred male circumcision services - a conjoint analysis approach

Determinants of per coital-act HIV 1infectivity among African HIV-1 serodiscordant couples

Does early initiation of ART in infants

Early antiretroviral therapy improves neurodevelopmental outcomes in infants

Eliminating paediatric infections and keeping mothers alive

Elite controllers - Understanding natural suppressive control of HIV-1 infection

Health Diplomacy and adapting global health interventions to local needs - findings from project ACCEPT HPTN043

Hepatitis B Virus Infection in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infected S.A Adults

High Level of Agreement between clinician -collected and self-collected samples for HPV detection among South African Adolescents

High prevalence of drug resistance amongst HIV-exposed and infected children on a tuberculosis prevention trial

HIV and the urban homeless in Johannesburg

HIV Vaccine trial safety and retention

Increased Differentiation associates with decreased polyfuctinality for HIV - G De Bruyn

Increased regression and decreased incidence of HPV-related cervical lesions among HIV-infected women on HAART

Key Issues in the clinical development and implemantation of TB vaccines in S A

Maternal antiretroviral prophylaxis and breastfeeding

Mortality in members of HIV-1 serodiscordant couples in Africa and implications for antiretroviral therapy initiation

Nevirapine- versus Lopinavir-Ritonavir-based initial therapy for HIV-1 infection among women in Africa

Nevirapine versus ritonavir -boosted lopinavir for HIV-Infected children

Pilot study on the immunogenicity of paired Env immunogens from mother-tochild transmitted HIV-1 isolates

Preexposure prophlaxis for HIV prevention

Pregnancy incidence and Correlates during the HVTN 503 Phambili HIV vaccine trial conducted among South African women

Prevelance and associations with Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C Infection among HIV infected adults in SA

Quantifying ongoing HIV-1 exposure in HIV-1-serodiscordant couples to identify individuals with potential host resistance to HIV-1

Screen failure in Phase 1 HIV clinical trials in Soweto S.A an opportunity for care - F Laher

Sexual risk behaviors among HIV-infected South African Men and women with their partners in a primary care program

Short course Combivir after single-dose nevirapine reduces nut does not eliminate the emergence of nevirapine resistance in women

South African HIV-1 vaccine candidates the journey from the bench to clinical trials

Specificity of four laboratory approaches for cross-sectional HIV incidence determination

Stretching delivery of HIV health Services

The medical proof does not get much better than VMMC

Three Postpartum Anteretoviral regimens to prevent intrapartum HIV-infection

Please see below a list of the2013 Publications


A qualitative analysis of factors influencing HPV vaccine uptake in Soweto

A viable sample and self-sampling method

Cautious optimism for HIV vaccine science

Concordant oral-genital HPV infection in South African couples

Conference Proceedings

Cost-effectiveness of HIV Treatment

Costs of inpatient treatment for multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis in South Africa

Daily acyclovir to decrease Herpes Simplex virus type 2

Does participation in an HIV vaccine efficacy trial affect

Does routine prophylactic oral flucloxacillin reduce

Early-time limited antiretroviral therapy

Effect of in-utero HIV exposure and antiretroviral

Efficacy and immunogenicity of influenza vaccine

Estimation of HIV incidence in a large community-based randomized clinical trial

Factors associated with not testing for HIV

High prevalence of pulmonary tuberculosis

HIV testing and counselling leads to immediate consistent condom use

Identification and characterization of vaginal lactobacilli from

Immunogenicity following the first and second doses

KIR2DS4 allelic variants

Lamivudine monotherapy as a holding stratergy

Loss to follow-up among infants in a study of isoniazid prophylaxis

Mobile VCT - Reaching men and young people

Mortality associated with delays between clinic entry and ART

Multiple levels of influence in predicting sexual activity and condom use

Not credited - association of Pol diversity

Oral and injectable contraceptives use

Partner characteristics predicting HIV-1 set point in sexually acquired HIV-1

Poor early virologic perfomance and durability of

Predictors of delay in the diagnosis and treatment of

Prevalence of Tobacco smoking in adults

Promoting safe infant feeding practices

Proof of peer review - Women Motherhood and Living

Rates and Cost and frequency of hospitalisation before and after ART initiation in SA

Requesting for proof of peer review process

Request for proof of peer review process

After fi rst-line ART: towards an evidence-based SECOND-LINE

Ritonavir-boosted lopinavir plus nucleoside or nucleotide reverse transcriptase inhibitors versus ritonavir-boosted lopinavir plus raltegravir for treatment of HIV-1 infection in adults with virological failure of a standard fi rst-line ART regimen (SECOND-LINE): a randomised, open-label, non-inferiority study

The clinical and economic impact of genotype testing at first-line antiretroviral therapy failure for HIV-infected patients

Undisclosed antiretroviral drug use in a multinational clinical trial

Violari A - Association for pol Diversity

Whoonga and the Abuse and Diversion of Antiretrovirals in Soweto, South Africa



Please see below a list of the2011 Publications


Active Tuberculosis Case-finding among pregnant women

Adherence to drug-refill is a useful early warning indicator

African women recently infected with HIV-1 and HSV-2

Analysis of genetic linkage of HIV from couples enrolled

Antiretroviral therapy refusal among newly diagnosed HIV infected adults

A Phase IIA Randomized Clinical Trial - HVTN 204

A prospective study of frequency and correlates of intimate partner violence

A sequential phase 2b trial design for evaluating vaccine efficacy

Changes in sexual risk behaviour before and after HIV seroconversion

Circumcision denialism unfounded and unscientific

Community-based intervention to increase HIV-testing and case detection

Contraception use and effectiveness among women

Detection of low-level K65R variants in nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor

Determinants of differential HIV incidence among women

Drug resistance patterns and virus re-suppression among HIV-1 subtype C

Early antiretroviral therapy reduces incidence of Otorrhea in a randomized study

Early antiretroviral treatment reduces risk of bacille calmette-Guerin immune reco

Effect of Marternal HIV-1 Status and Antiretroviral drugs on Haematological profiles

Epidemiology of Tuberculosis and HIV

First-line antiretroviral therapy after single-dose nevirapine exposure in South Africa

Genital HIV-1 RNA Quantity Predicts Risk of Heterosexual HIV-1 Transmission

Genome wide Association study for Determinants of HIV-1 Acquisition

Group sex parties and other risk partterns

HIV and Infant Feeding

HIV Surveilance in a large Community-Based Study

Impact of learning HIV status on contraceptive use in MIRA trial

Increased microbial translocation in

Increased risk of HIV-1 Transmission in Pregnancy- a Prospective study among African HIV-1 Serodiscodant Couples

Inferior quantitative and qualitative immune responses to pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in infants

Influence o culture on contraceptive utilization among HIV-positive women

Intention to quit smoking among human immunodeficiency virus

International seroepidemiology of adenovirus serotypes

Is Tenofovir-related renal toxicity incompletely reversible

KIR-HLA and Maternal infant HIV-1 Transmission in Sub-Saharan Africa

Longitudinal Analysis of QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube

Male circumcision for HIV prevention-current evidence and implementation in sub-Saharan Africa

Missed opportunities in TB diagnosis-aTB process-based perfomance review tool

Morbidity and mortality among infants born to HIV infected women in SA

Natural Killer Cell Responses to HIV-1 peptides

Net survival of perinatally and postnatally HIV-infected children

New Regimens to Prevent Tuberculosis in Adults with HIV Infection

Optimal uses of antiretrovirals for preevention in HIV-1 seroidscordant heterosexual couples

Parametric variable selection in generalized partially linear

Perfomance of the Focus HerpeSelect-2 enzyme immunoassay

Population Pharmacokinetics of Nevirapine in HIV-1 Infected Pregnant women and their neonates

Prevention of HIV-1 infection with early antiretroviral therapy

Primary Isoniazid Prophylaxis against Tuberculosis in HIV-Exposed Children

Progression and regression of premalignant cervical lesions in HIV-Infected women

QuantiFERON - TB Gold In-Tube for detection of

Regulating higher risk no direct benefit studies in minors

Relative vs absolute Standards for everyday risk

Report - PHRU 2011 publications

Responses to Open Peer Commentaries on

Safety and efficacy of the HVTN 503-Phambili Study of a clade-B-based HIV-1 vaccine

Safety and immunogenicity of the MRKAd5 gag

Sexual risk behaviours among HIV-Infected South African

Short-course Combivir after single-dose nevirapine reduces

Successful treatment of bilateral visual loss caused by Idiopathic optic neuritis

Survival in XDR-TB in XDR TB - Shifting the curve and shifting the Paradigm

The challenge of defining standards of prevention in HIV prevention trials

The clinical impact and cost effectiveness of routine voluntary HIV screening in South Africa

The concept of minimal risk - The need for Better Guidance on the Ethics review process

The effect of the vaginal diaphragm and lubricant gel on acquisition of HSV-2

The impact of antiretroviral therapy on activities

The impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy on activities of daily

The relative contribution of viral and bacterial sexually transmitted infections

Timing of antiretroviral therapy - L Mohapi

Utility of clinical parameters to identify HIV infection in infants

Very high concentrations of active intrecellular phosphorylated emtricitabine in neanates

Viral Linkage in HIV-1 Seroconverters

Virologic failure and second line antiretroviral therapy in children

WHO 2010 Guidelines for prevention of mother-tochild HIV transmission

Who gets tested for HIV in a South African urban township

Willingness to participate in Biomedical HIV prevention studies after the HVTN 503