SEARCH was recently featured as a Research Highlight in Nature Africa's April issue, entitled, "Promising Programme for Preventative HIV Treatment." The journal entry highlights SEACRH's strategy of community-wide PrEP rollout among people at elevated risk and the ensuing impact of a 74% reduction of new infections within intervention communities. The article is consummated with a quote given by Principal Investigator, Moses Kamya, in reference to SEARCH's success, stating, "
Congratulations to our SEARCH SAPPHIRE colleagues in Uganda on the start of the study activities in the southwest! This includes testing three Dynamic Treatment and three Dynamic Prevention interventions with the ultimate objective to reduce HIV incidence below .1%. We look forward to continuing our community partnerships in achieving this important goal. Keep an eye here for updates on the SAPPHIRE trial progress!