Publications & Presentations

March 2, 2020
  1. Alwano MG, Bachanas P, Block L, Roland M, Sento B, Behel S, Lebelonyane R, Wirth K, Ussery F, Bapati W, Motswere-Chirwa C, Abrams W, Ussery G, Miller JA, Bile E, Fonjungo P, Kgwadu A, Pretorius Holme M, Del Castillo L, Gaolathe T, Leme K, Majingo N, Lockman S, Makhema J, Bock N, Moore J. Increasing Knowledge of HIV Status in a Country with High HIV Testing Coverage:  Results from the Botswana Combination Prevention Project. PLoS One, 2019 Nov25;14(11):e0225076.
  2. Marukutira T, Block L, Alwano MG, Behel S, Jarvis JN, Chakalisa U, Powis K, Novitsky V, Bapati W, Wang H, Ussery F, Lebelonyane R, Mills LA, Moore J, Bachanas P. Comparison of knowledge of HIV Status and Treatment Coverage between Non-Citizens and Non-Citizens: Botswana combination Prevention Project. PLoS One, 2019, Aug 29;14(8): e0221629.
  3. Makhema J, Wirth KE, Pretorius Holme M, Gaolathe T, Mmalane M, Kadima E, Chakalisa U, Bennett K, Leidner J, Manyake K, Mbikiwa A, Simon SV, Letlhogile R, Mukokomani K, van Widenfelt E, Moyo S, Lebelonyane R, Alwano MG, Powis K, Dryden-Peterson S, Kgathi C, Novitsky V, Moore J, Bachanas P, Abrams W, Block L, Sexton C, Raizes E, Gaseitsiwe S, Bussmann H, Okui L, Oaitse J, Shapiro RL, Pals S, Michael H, Roland M, DeGruttola V, Lei Q, Wang R, Tchetgen Tchetgen E, Essex M, Lockman S. Universal Testing, Expanded Treatment, and Incidence of HIV Infection in Botswana. New England Journal of Medicine,2019 381:230-242.
  4. Kebaabetswe P, Manyake K, Kadima E, Auletta-Young C, Chakalisa U, Sekoto T, Makgabana Dintwa O, Mmalane M, Makhema J, Lebelonyane R, Bachanas P, Plank R, Gaolathe T, Lockman S, Pretorius Holme M. Barriers and Facilitators to Linkage to Care and ART Initiation in the Setting of High ART Coverage in Botswana. AIDS Care, 2019, Jul 12:1-7.
  5. Chakalisa U, Wirth K, Bennett K, Kadima E, Manyake K, Gaolathe T, Bachanas P, Marukutira T, Lebelonyane R, Dryden-Peterson S, Butler L, Mmalane M, Makhema J, Roland ME, Pretorius Holme M, Essex M, Lockman S, Powis K. Self-Reported Risky Sexual Practices among Adolescents and Young Adults in Botswana. Southern African Journal of HIV Medicine,2019 20(1):a899.
  • Moyo S, Gaseitsiwe S, Zahralban-Steele M, Maruapula D, Nkhisang T, Mokaleng B, Mohammed T, Ditlhako T, Bareng O, van Widenfelt E, Pretorius Holme M, Mine M, Raizes E, Kadima E, Wirth KE, Gaolathe T, Makhema J, Lockman S, Essex M, Novitsky V. Low Rates of NRTI and NNRTI Drug Resistance among Participants in the Botswana Combination Prevention Program (BCPP) Trial.AIDS, 201933(6):1073-1082
  • Lasry A, Bachanas P, Suraratdecha C, Alwano MG, Behel S, Pals S, Block L, Moore J. Cost of Community-based HIV Testing Activities to Reach Saturation in Botswana. AIDS & Behavior, 2019 23(4), 875-882.
  • Moyo S, Gaseitsiwe S, Mohammed T, Pretorius Holme M, Wang R, Kotokwe KP, Boleo C, Mupfumi L, Kadima Yankinda E, Chakalisa U, van Widenfelt E, Gaolathe T, Mmalane MO, Dryden-Peterson S, Mine M, Lebelonyane R, Bennett K, Leidner J, Wirth KE, Tchetgen Tchetgen E, Powis K, Moore J, Clarke WA, Lockman S, Makhema JM, Essex M, Novitsky V. Cross-Sectional Estimates Revealed High HIV Incidence in Botswana Rural Communities in the Era of Successful ART Scale-up in 2013-2015. PLoS One, 2018 October 24;13(10): e0204840.
  • Novitsky V, Gaolathe T, Mmalane M, Moyo S, Chakalisa U, Kadima Yankinda E, Marukutira T, Pretorius Holme M, Sekoto T, Gaseitsiwe S, Musonda R, van Widenfelt E, Powis KM, Khan N, Dryden-Peterson S, Bennett K, Wirth KE, Tchetgen Tchetgen E, Bachanas P, Mills LA, Lebelonyane R, El Halabi S, Makhema J, Lockman S, Essex M. Lack of Virological Suppression among Young HIV-Positive Adults in Botswana. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr, 2018 August 15;78(5):557-565.
  • Moyo S, Gaseitsiwe S, Powis KM, Pretorius Holme M, Mohammed T, Zahralban-Steele M, Yankinde EK, Maphorisa C, Abrams W, Lebelonyane R, Manyake K, Sekoto T, Mmalane M, Gaolathe T, Wirth KE, Makhema J, Lockman S, Clarke W, Essex M, Novitsky V. 2018 May 11. Undisclosed Antiretroviral Drug Use in Botswana–Implication for National Estimates. AIDS, 2018 July 17;32(11):1543-1546.
  • Novitsky, V, Prague M, Moyo S, Gaolathe T, Mmalane M, Kadima Yankinda E, Chakalisa U, Lebelonyane R, Khan N, Powis KM, Widenfelt E, Gaseitsiwe S, Dryden-Peterson SL, Pretorius Holme M, DeGruttola V, Bachanas P, Makhema J, Lockman S, Essex M. High HIV-1 RNA among Newly Diagnosed People in Botswana. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses, 2018 March;34(3):300-306.
  • Perriat D, Balzer L, Hayes R, Lockman S, Walsh F, Ayles H, Floyd S, Havlir D, Kamya M, Lebelonyane R, Mills LA, Okello V, Petersen M, Pillay D, Sabapathy K, Wirth K, Orne-Gliemann J, Dabis F, Universal Test and Treat Trials Consortium (UT3C). Comparative Assessment of Five Trials of Universal HIV Testing and Treatment in Sub–Saharan Africa. J Int AIDS Soc,2018 Jan;21(1).
  • Moyo S, Mohammed T, Wirth KE, Prague M, Bennett K, Pretorius Holme M, Mupfumi L, Sebogodi P, Moraka NO, Boleo C, Maphorisa CN, Seraise B, Gaseitsiwe S, Musonda RM, van Widenfelt E, Powis KM, Gaolathe T, Tchetgen Tchetgen E, Makhema JM, Essex M, Lockman S, Novitsky V. Point-of-care Cepheid Xpert HIV-1 Viral Load Test in Rural African Communities is Feasible and ReliableJ Clin Microbiol2016 Dec;54(12):3050-3055.
  • Gaolathe T, Wirth KE, Pretorius Holme M, Makhema J, Moyo S, Chakalisa U, Kadima Yankinda E, Lei Q, Mmalane M, Novitsky V, Okui L, van Widenfelt E, Powis KM, Khan N, Bennett K, Bussmann H, Dryden-Peterson S, Lebelonyane R, el-Halabi S, Mills LA, Marukutira T, Wang R, Tchetgen Tchetgen EJ, DeGruttola V, Essex M, Lockman S, and the Botswana Combination Prevention Project study team. Botswana’s progress toward achieving the 2020 UNAIDS 90-90-90 antiretroviral therapy and virological suppression goals: a population-based survey. The Lancet HIV, 2016 May;3(5):e221-e230.
  • Novitsky V, Zahralban-Steele M, McLane MF, Moyo S, van Widenfelt E, Gaseitsiwe S, Makhema J, Essex M. 2015. Long-Range HIV Genotyping Using Viral RNA and Proviral DNA for Analysis of HIV Drug Resistance and HIV Clustering. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 2015 August;53(8):2581-2592.