Tissues and Stool

The MATCH Study of HIV and Aging

  • Principal Investigator(s): Monty Montano
  • Study Contact: Brooke Ferguson Brawley; BBRAWLEY@PARTNERS.ORG617-525-9195
  • Description of Subjects: Adult males and females, 50-65 years old. If HIV+, on effective ART.
  • Location (Domestic vs. International): Boston Metropolitan Area
  • Enrollment Period: 2015-2016
  • Enrollment Goal: 200

Kaposi's sarcoma treatment in Kenya and Nigeria

  • Principal Investigator(s): Esther Freeman
  • Study Contact: efreeman@mgh.harvard.edu
  • Description of Subjects: Adults with HIV-related Kaposi's sarcoma in Kenya and Nigeria
  • Location (Domestic vs. International): AMPATH (Eldoret, Kenya), Institute of Human Virology (Abuja, Nigeria)
  • Enrollment Period: 2009-2012
  • Enrollment Goal: All KS patients diagnosed at these sites during enrollment period

Uganda AIDS Rural Treatment Outcomes Cohort Study

  • Principal Investigator(s): David Bangsberg, MD
  • Study Contact: Rachel Rifkin617.724.3194rrifkin@partners.org
  • Description of Subjects: All patients over 18 years and initiating ART at the Mbarara Immune Suppression Syndrome Clinic who lived within 60 kilometers from the clinic
  • Location (Domestic vs. International): Mbarara, Uganda