Region Authors/Year of publication Subtypes/inter-subtypes Dominant Subtype
Lake(Kagera, Mwanza, Geita, Singida and Shinyanga) Kasang C, et al.(2012)
Kapiga S, et al.(2002)
Nyombi B, et al.(2008)
A, B, D, CRF10-CD and recombinant A/D A
Southern Highlands(Katavi, Rukwa and Mbeya) Arroyo M, et al.(2004)
Arroyo M, et al.(2005)
Herbinger K, et al.(2006)
A, C, D, AC, CD, B and CRF10-CD C and AC
Central (Manyara, Singida and Dodoma) Johannessen A (2009)
Johannessen A (2010)
Clara B, et al.(2010)
A, C, D and CRF01-AE A
Northern (Arusha, Kilimanjaro and Tanga) Kiwelu I, et al.(2005)
Kiwelu I, et al.(2012)
Nyombi B, et al.(2008)
Elichilia S, et al.(2014)
  A, C, AD, D andCRF10-CD A
A
A
Eastern (Pwani, Morogoro and Dar es salaam) Somi G, et al.(2008)
McCutchen F, et al.(2005)
Mosha F, et al.(2011)
A, C, D, C/A, CRF08-BC/C, D/CRF10-CD, A/D, CRF15-01B/A and C/D A and C
Southern (Lindi and Mtwara)     No data
Southern Highlands (Ruvuma, Njombe and Iringa)     No data
Western (Kigoma and Tabora)     No data
Table 2: Summary of different studies on HIV-1 diversity in Tanzania (1985-2014) [13,23,24,33-45].