Molecular HIV Surveillance: A Global Review of Human Rights Implications

by HIV Justice Worldwide, Positive Women's Network

Molecular HIV Surveillance: A global review of human rights implications” provides a detailed explanation of what MHS is and how it is used across the globe, including how the technology works, where it is being conducted, and by whom. The paper describes growing human rights concerns relating to the use of this technology and goes on to list a number of recommendations for the use of MHS which were gathered from an international literature review and from members of the Expert Advisory Group.

Molecular HIV surveillance (MHS) is an umbrella term that describes a wide range of practices focused on the monitoring of HIV variants and the differences and similarities between them for scientific research, public health surveillance and intervention.

The paper is available in English, Russian, Spanish, French.

  • Global
  • Epidemiology
  • Laws and regulations
  • Legislation
  • Policy
  • Research
  • General public
  • People living with HIV (PLHIV)

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