A molecular epidemiological study to determine the prevalence of oncogenic HPV strains for cervical cancer prevention in Kazakhstan

Project: Research project

Call title (Call ID)

Faculty Development Competitive Research Grant Program 2019-2021

Project Description

In this project we aim to conduct a comprehensive nationwide molecular epidemiological study and accurately genotype human papillomavirus (HPV) in Kazakhstan. We will correlate the genetic findings to results from the Pap smear test along with assessment of knowledge level among selected demographic groups within Kazakhstan.
Short titleMolecular epidemiological study of HPV
StatusActive
Effective start/end date1/31/1912/31/21

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Kazakhstan
Papanicolaou Test
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Epidemiologic Studies
Genotype
Demography

Keywords

  • HPV
  • genotype
  • SNP
  • cervical cancer
  • kazakhstan