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    • 08 APR 19
    Phnom Penh, 04th of April 2019: STATIS-ANRS 12290 Clinical Trial Symposium

    Phnom Penh, 04th of April 2019: STATIS-ANRS 12290 Clinical Trial Symposium

    The official restitution of the results of the STATIS – ANRS 12290 Randomized Clinical Trial has been held on April 4th, 2019 in Phnom Penh. This trial, conducted in 4 countries, aimed at addressing the issue of tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment in HIV patients naïve of ART.
    It was conducted from 2015 to 2018 in Cambodia by the Institut Pasteur du Cambodge, NCHADS, CENAT, Sihanouk Hospital Center of Hope and 11 OI/ART sites. In Cambodia, this trial notably shown that extensive and continuous diagnosis of tuberculosis using the modern point-of-care tests could detect 20% of tuberculosis in people living with HIV without overt sign of tuberculosis.