amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

TAQAS Participating Sites

CHINA
Department of HIV/AIDS/STD Control and Prevention, Shanghai Municipal Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Shanghai, China
Ping Zhong
www.chinaaids.cn/n443289/n443290/n447113/n447525/n457447/index.html

Institute of Infectious Diseases, Beijing Ditan Hospital, Capital Medical University
Beijing, China
Hui Zeng, MD., Ph.D.
www.bjditan.org


HONG KONG
HIV Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong, China SAR
YAM Wing Cheong, Ph.D.
www3.ha.org.hk/qmh/index.htm


INDIA
Infectious Diseases Laboratory, YRG Centre for AIDS Research and Education
Chennai, India
Nagalingeswaran Kumarasamy, MD
www.yrgcare.org

Medical Genetics Division, geneOmbio Technologies
Pune, India
Pratap Narayan Mukhopadhyaya, Ph.D.
www.geneombiotech.com


INDONESIA
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Indonesia
Jakarta, Indonesia
Budiman Bela, SpMK(K)
www.fk.ui.ac.id/?page=content.view&alias=departemen_mikrobiologi

Molecular Biology Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, University of Udayana
Bali, Indonesia
Nyoman Sri Budayanti, SpMK(K)
www.unud.ac.id/eng/faculty

JAPAN
AIDS Clinical Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine
Tokyo, Japan
Shinichi Oka, M.D.
www.acc.ncgm.go.jp/accmenu.htm

Department of Infection and Immunology, Clinical Research Center, National Nagoya Medical Center
Nagoya, Japan
Wataru Sugiura, MD., Ph.D.
www.med.nagoya-u.ac.jp/english02/index.html 



KOREA
AIDS Research Institute, Yonsei University College of Medicine
Seoul, Korea
Jun Yong Choi, M.D. 
medicine.yonsei.ac.kr/en/Research/research_inst/Aids_Institute/Introduction 



MALAYSIA
Medical Microbiology and Parasitology, Health Campus, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia
Kota Bharu, Malaysia
zakuan Zainy Deris
www.medic.usm.my/


HIV Research Laboratory, Medical Microbiology Department, University Malaya Medical Center
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Adeeba Kamarulzaman, M.D.
www.ummc.edu.my/


PHILIPPINES
Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Virology Affiliation, Research Institute for Tropical Medicine
Manila, Philipines
Edelwisa Segubre-Mercado, MSc
www.ritm.gov.ph


SINGAPORE
Molecular Diagnosis Centre (NUH)
Singapore
Associate Professor Evelyn S.C. Koay
www.nuh.com.sg/patients-and-visitors/specialties/laboratory-medicine/our-services.html

Infectious Disease Research Laboratory, Communicable Disease Centre, Tan Tock Seng Hospital
Singapore
Oon Tek Ng, M.D.
www.ttsh.com.sg/infectious-disease/


SOUTH AFRICA
Genotyping Laboratory, Department of Molecular Medicine and Haematology, University of the Witwatersrand
Johannesburg, South Africa
Wendy Stevens
www.wits.ac.za/academic/health/pathology/haematology/researchanalytical/9350/
genotyping_laboratory.html



TAIWAN
AIDS Prevention and Research Center, National Yang-Ming University
Taipei, Taiwan
Yi-Ming “Arthur” Chen, M.D., Ph.D.
nymu-e.web.ym.edu.tw


THAILAND
Vaccine and Cellular Immunology (VCI) Laboratory, Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University
Bangkok, Thailand
Sunee Sirivichayakul, Ph.D.
www.md.chula.ac.th

Virology and Molecular Microbiology Unit, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University
Bangkok, Thailand
Ruengpung Sutthent, MD, PhD
www.ra.mahidol.ac.th/

Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital
Bangkok, Thailand
Dr. Wasan Chantratita (Associate Prof)
www.si.mahidol.ac.th/th/department/microbiology/eng/index_e.html

HIV-1 Genotyping Drug Resistance Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine AND Research Institute for Health Sciences, Chiang Mai University
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Thira Sirisanthana, M.D.
www.cmu.ac.th


UGANDA
CFAR Molecular Biology Laboratory, Joint Clinical Research Centre (JCRC)
Kampala, Uganda
Immaculate Nankya, MB ChB, Ph.D.
www.jcrc.org.ug

Medical Research Council/Uganda Virus Research Institute (MRC/UVRI)
Entebb, Uganda
Pontiano Kaleebu


VIET NAM
HIV/AIDS Laboratory, Pasteur Institute in Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Thi Xuan Lien Truong, Asso.Prof, Ph.D.
www.pasteur-hcm.org.vn

Molecular Biology lab, Microbiology department, National Hospital of Pediatrics
Hanoi, Vietnam
Phung Thi Bich Thuy, MSc
www.nhp.org.vn/

Dept. Immunology and Molecular Biology, NIHE
Hanoi, Vietnam
Nguyen Thi Lan Anh, MD, Ph.D
www.nihe.org.vn