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

Project: Monitored by Research Administration

Project Details

Grant Program

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
Effective start/end date1/31/1912/31/21


  • HPV
  • genotype
  • SNP
  • cervical cancer
  • kazakhstan


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