Ottawa researchers to play major role in $8.7M research project aimed at curing HIV

Posted on Friday, November 29, 2013

Researchers from the Ottawa Hospital, CHEO and the University of Ottawa will play a major role in a new research project that aims to eliminate HIV and contribute to the global effort to put an end to AIDS. The project was awarded $8.7 million through the Canadian Initiative for HIV Cure Research, a partnership between the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research (CANFAR) and the International AIDS Society (IAS). 

For more information, please see the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute (OHRI) press release.

Information for media:

Kina Leclair
Media Relations Officer
University of Ottawa
Office: 613-562-5800 ext. 2529
Cell: 613-762-2908
kleclair@uOttawa.ca

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