Kenya: Instant Infant HIV Diagnosis to Be Rolled Out in Rural Areas
February 22, 2012
Last year, students at Kenya's Strathmore University began software development on a database system to help speed up the delivery of HIV test results for infants in remote areas. Diagnosis within six weeks of birth ensures the timely initiation of antiretroviral therapy.
Inter Press Service (Johannesburg)
02.20.2012; Isaiah Esipisu
This article was provided by U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update. Visit the CDC's website to find out more about their activities, publications and services.
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