An international clinical trial for a new HIV antibody, VRC01 begins in late spring at UAB as part of the Antibody Mediated Prevention study.
UAB professor leads study in Brazil to help further understand the effects of Zika virus during pregnancy.
Jennifer Rowland and Nicholas Eustace will spend eight to 12 weeks at the KwaZulu-Natal Research Institute for Tuberculosis and HIV.
A new round of grand funding will allow researchers to study the HIV and tuberculosis epidemics.

An infectious disease expert, UAB alumnus Michael Callahan, M.D., has been at the scene of some of the world's most dangerous virus outbreaks.