Published in AIDS Weekly, March 20th, 2006
Nigeria is initially implementing a "parallel testing algorithm," and as such uses two screening tests from different manufacturers on each patient tested. This program is being launched very soon to quickly and accurately identify HIV-positive individuals so treatment goals can be achieved.
Nigeria is Africa's most populous country with an estimated 135 million inhabitants. It has an estimated 3.6 million...
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