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Hepatitis Virus Diversity Research Unit

A compassionate team, creating knowledge, developing capacity

The major objective of the research programme is the study of sequence variation of hepatitis viruses, in particular of hepadnaviruses, their functional characterization and their role in the clinical manifestation of liver disease.The Hepatitis Virus Diversity Research Unit, established in 2008, is a research entity within Department of Internal Medicine, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa.


International Symposium 2016

Hepatitis in Africa: No room for complacency


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Symposium 2016 Poster


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The program (PDF) is available at the link below





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