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Epicentre participates in Lassa fever initiatives

Published on 20.08.2021
Two large-scale projects in which Epicentre is a partner have just been launched to fight Lassa fever. On the one hand, it consists of accurately eval...
Lassa Fever
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Hépatite C Cambodge@ToddBrown
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Simplified, decentralized, but effective hepatitis C management

Published on 26.07.2021
Epidemiology has shown that simplified, decentralized hepatitis C care can be integrated into public and rural health services in resource-limited set...
Hepatitis C Cambodia
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First heat-stable rotavirus vaccine recommended by WHO

Published on 23.07.2021
In a new publication, Epicentre and partners confirm the sustained efficacy obtained with Rotasiil®, a heat-stable rotavirus vaccine, for low- and mid...
rotavirus vaccinne Niger
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HIV: combating treatment resistance more effectively

Published on 19.07.2021
Two studies conducted by Epicentre support the importance of facilitating access to viral load tests and understanding the degree of resistance to ant...
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Overcoming language barriers in science

Published on 09.07.2021
10 tips for spreading your science to the world
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Cholera: what impact for vaccination campaigns in DRC?

Published on 23.06.2021
With MSF teams in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Epicentre is launching a large Wellcome Trust-funded study on oral cholera vaccination. The goal i...
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AMoCo, a study to assess the magnitude of abortion-related complications in fragile and conflict-affected settings

Published on 22.05.2021
AMoCo aims to assess the importance and severity of abortion-related complications in hospitals located in fragile or conflict-affected areas of the D...
Abortion-related complications Maternal mortality Mixed-method study Observational quantitative study Qualitative study Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Central African Republic (CAR) Nigeria
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Tuberculose : test LAM
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Improving diagnosis of tuberculosis in severely malnourished children.

Published on 11.05.2021
Birgit Schramm and Helena Huerga in collaboration with MSF teams have just demonstrated the potential value of urine lateral-flow lipoarabinomannan (L...
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Maradi_Eric Bouvet
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Malaria: the fight continues

Published on 23.04.2021
Epicentre is involved at several levels in the fight against malaria, working with MSF for prevention in several Sahel countries and as part of an int...
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COVID-19: First Evaluation of Rapid Diagnostic Tests in resource-limited Environment Demonstrates Good Sensitivity

Published on 30.03.2021
Faced with logistical difficulties associated with PCR tests, the gold standard for diagnosing COVID-19 cases, MSF, the Cameroon Ministry of Public He...
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