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Biomarkers of Kaposi sarcoma recrudescence in Zambia

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Funding Fogarty Program

Emerging Global Leader

Project Information in NIH RePORTER

Biomarkers of Kaposi sarcoma recrudescence in Zambia

Principal Institution

University of Zambia

Principal Investigator(s) (PI)

Ngalamika, Owen

Project Contact Information

Email: owen_ngalamika@yahoo.com

Year(s) Awarded

2018–2023

Country

Zambia

Collaborators

University of Nebraska

NIH Partners

NCI

Project Description

This study is the first to prospectively investigate biomarkers of Kaposi sarcoma (KS) recrudescence or stable remission in a cohort of Zambian epidemic KS patients on antiretroviral therapy (ART) that initially achieved remission after chemotherapy.

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