First trial of the HIV-1 vaccine in Africa: Ugandan experience

Roy D. Mugerwa, Pontiano Kaleebu, Peter Mugyenyi, Edward Katongole-Mbidde, David L. Hom, Rose Byaruhanga, Robert A. Salata, Jerrold J. Ellner

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Problems in setting up the first trial of an HIV-1 vaccine in Uganda are described here by Mugerwa and colleagues. The authors explain how they solved these problems and give suggestions to help researchers who are starting future trials of HIV vaccines.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)226-229
Number of pages4
JournalBMJ (Online)
Issue number7331
StatePublished - Jan 26 2002
Externally publishedYes

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