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Boghuma Kabisen Titanji:
Ethical riddles in HIV research

TEDxGoodenoughCollege · 11:10 · Filmed May 2012
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A woman in sub-Saharan Africa is part of a cutting-edge HIV clinical trial — but she can't afford a bus ticket to her health clinic, let alone the life-saving antiretrovirals she'll need. Boghuma Kabisen Titanji asks an important question: How can researchers looking for a cure make sure they're not taking advantage of the people most affected by the pandemic?

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Boghuma Kabisen Titanji set out to research HIV drug resistant viruses. In the process, Titanji met a woman who changed the way she thinks about research subjects. Full bio
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