CEPHIA updates

Date Title
2017-01-18 CEPHIA publishes review of current progress towards reliable tests for ‘recent infection’ which can form the basis of informative incidence surveillance applications.
2016-12-20 CEPHIA publishes analysis of performance of the Bio-Rad Geenius HIV1/2 Supplemental Assay in detecting “recent” HIV infection and calculating population incidence.
2016-10-03 CEPHIA Publishes analysis of critical role of viral load testing to reduce false recent results obtained with current generation of Recent (HIV) Infection Testing Algorithms.
2016-06-02 New R Package of Incidence Estimation Tools released on CRAN
2015-08-27 New R package to support calibration of recent infection tests
2015-06-26 SACEMA releases new version of Assay Based Incidence Estimation Tool kit
2015-03-02 CEPHIA presents analysis update at Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2015)
2015-02-24 The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) and the Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND) co-hosted a meeting entitled HIV Incidence Assays: Using Data to Drive Decisions.
2014-10-24 CEPHIA publishes a major paper in the journal AIDS, presenting key results to discern 'recently' from 'non-recently' acquired HIV infection
2014-05-15 Management Meeting, Stellenbosch, 5-9 May 2014
2014-05-09 Independent Evaluation of Predicate Incidence Assays for HIV Surveillance
2014-05-08 Using Antibodies to Detect HIV Persistence in Treatment Intensification and Eradication Studies
2014-05-06 The Bio-Rad Geenius™ HIV 1/2 Supplemental Assay has been developed for HIV-1 and HIV-2 differentiation and confirmation.
2014-01-08 New single point of contact
2014-01-07 Testing Update: Evaluation Set
2014-01-06 Analysis assistance and guidance
2013-12-12 Steering Committee Meeting 2013 Group Photo
2013-12-01 CEPHIA to present posters at CROI 2014
2013-11-30 Initial specimen repository is complete
2013-11-29 No cost extension approved
2013-11-12 CEPHIA hosts webinar on ‘Recent Infection’ and the CEPHIA development pipeline for incidence assays.
2013-10-24 CEPHIA holds steering committee meeting in San Francisco
2013-08-22 Project Manager at UCSF
2013-07-31 Modeling the Impact of Diagnostics in Global Health July 2013
2013-05-04 HIV Incidence Assay Meeting in Seattle May 2013
2013-03-03 CEPHIA hosts symposium affiliated to the 2013 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) in Atlanta.
2012-03-12 CEPHIA Management Meeting held in Seattle
2012-03-10 The project team
2012-02-15 Standard Operating Procedures approved and testing of Qualification Panels begin for first six assays
2012-02-01 CEPHIA Management Meeting held in San Francisco
2012-01-31 CDC provides laboratory training in single-well Limiting Antigen Avidity EIA
2012-01-15 CEPHIA Qualification Panel specimens transferred to testing laboratories
2011-10-07 Material transfer agreement signed with International AIDS Vaccine Initiative
2011-08-18 WHO/CDC Incidence Assays Working Group meeting in Atlanta
2011-04-10 First steering committee meeting
2011-01-01 The CEPHIA project is launched