At PHPT, we design and test methods to improve the Prevention and Treatment of HIV infection and virus-associated cancers in Southeast Asia.
This is a collaboration between Chiang Mai University (CMU) and Institut de Recherche p our le Développement (IRD) for research in HIV/AIDS, hepatitis B (HBV), hepatitis C (HCV), human papillomavirus (HPV), and tuberculosis, along with hospitals and other institutions in Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, and Myanmar.
The results of the iTAP study conducted by PHPT and its hospitals network (17 public hospitals) increase the interest for a new strategy to prevent the transmission of hepatitis B virus from mother to child. They have been published in the New England Journal of Medecine on March 8, 2018.
The 2017 Mekong Hepatitis Symposium Report is available.