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Factors affecting the heterosexual transmission of HIV among couples in Northern Thailand

Bankok, Thailand


Summary

This is a study of 642 couples in whom the man was identified to be HIV positive when he donated blood at the Blood bank at the Thai Red Cross or Chiang Mai University Blood bank in Chiang Mai , Thailand. We have evaluated the risk factors associated with transmission of HIV from the infected man to his wife—and the viral , host genetic , behavioral and other co-factors related to transmission of HIV and progression/natural history of HIV in this population.

Dates

  • Start Date: 
    06/30/2007
  • End Date: 
    06/30/2009

Locations

  • Bankok, Thailand - selected city

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