A Pilot Observational Study to Determine the Prevalence of HPV Serology in HIV Seropositive Women From Subsaharan Africa and Brasil
Plasma from HIV seropositive women will be taken and sent to MERCK in the USA to evaluate
what the antibody titers of HPV 6,11,16 and 18. .
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Retrospective
To determine the seroprevalence of HPV types 6,11,16,18 in HIV serOpositive women for Botswana, South Africa and Brazil
Cynthia S Firnhaber, MD
Clinical HIV Research Unit University of Witwatersrand
South Africa: Human Research Ethics Committee