Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on HIV/AIDS

August 10, 2009

On August 6, 2009 a Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) was signed between the director of the Centre for HIV/AIDS/STI (CHAS), Dr Chansy Phimphachanh, and the director of the Centre Christophe Mérieux of Lao PDR, Dr Ot Manolin, regarding HIV viral loads analysis.

HIV viral load analysis will be conducted in the Rodolphe Mérieux laboratory of Lao PDR. It will help in following the treatment of HIV/AIDS and avoid the apparition of resistance to antiviral drugs.