Melendhran Pillay

Person Melendhran Pillay                      
Designation Senior Medical Scientist
Research Interest

Clinical impact of low abundant DRMV’s on treatment failure of HIV infected patients Viral evolution under selection pressure in the transmission, acquisition and drug escape processes

HIV and TB transmissions using molecular and strain characterisation methods

Application of Sanger Sequencing, Next generation DNA sequencing and bioinformatics for the study of viral and bacterial epidemics.

Design, synthesis and efficacy of potential novel Anti-tuberculosis & Anti-Viral compounds

Bio sketch BSc-BioSc (UKZN), BMedSc-Hons (UKZN), MMedSc (UKZN)  
List of Publications