The clinical sites developed both through national funding via the South African AIDS Vaccine Initiative (SAAVI) and international funding, such as the National Institutes of Health (NIH)-funded HIV Vaccine Trials Network (HVTN) and the multinational International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI), were responsible for providing internationally accredited clinical trial sites capable of conducting HIV vaccine trials, from earliest phase through to efficacy, to the highest international standards.
What does SAAVI stand for?
SAAVI stands for South African AIDS Vaccine Initiative
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- South African Agricultural Union
- South Australian Apple Users Club
- Sheltering Animals of Abuse Victims (Madison, WI)
- South African Assault Vest
- South Africans for the Abolition of Vivisection
- Sexual Assault and Anti-Violence Information (Utah State University; Logan, UT)
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- Security Aviation Audio and Video Surveillance
- Surrey Appropriate Adult Volunteer Scheme (Newdigate, Surrey, England, UK)
- South Asian American Voting Youth (Washington, DC)
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- Sexual Assault Awareness Week
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HVTN trials in South Africa are conducted in conjunction with the South African AIDS Vaccine Initiative.
HAVEG is funded by the South African AIDS Vaccine Initiative SAAVI).
The work of the HIV/AIDS Vaccines Ethics Group is funded by the South African AIDS Vaccine Initiative (SAAVI).
The trial, which is known as Phambili (a Xhosa word meaning "moving forward") or HVTN 503, was launched today in South Africa by the South African AIDS Vaccine Initiative (SAAVI) and the HIV Vaccine Trials Network (HVTN) of the US National Institutes of Health.
Welcoming the news of the new UCT alliance with LSBC, Dr Tim Tucker, Director of the South African Aids Vaccine Initiative (SAAVI), confirmed that it was an integral part of SAAVI's mandate to develop an affordable, effective, and locally relevant HIV subtype C vaccine for southern Africa.
The trials represent a triumphant milestone for the South African AIDS Vaccine Initiative (SAAVI), established in 1999 as an MRC unit 'to co-ordinate the development of an affordable, effective and locally relevant HIV vaccine for southern Africa'.
The trial of AVX101 is being conducted by the HIV Vaccine Trials Network of the US government's National Institutes of Health in association with the South African AIDS Vaccine Initiative.