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Covid-19 pandemic: a halt in the fight against HIV?

Published on 26.09.2022
A study conducted by Epicentre in Malawi and Uganda confirms the deleterious impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the care and support of people living ...
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[Immersion] in the clinical trial on the administration of a delayed second dose of cholera vaccine in Guinea

Published on 19.09.2022
Conducting research and clinical studies outside of academic institutions requires perseverance and time. It is often necessary to recruit, and train ...
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Dr. Maryline Bonnet has been elected President of Epicentre

Published on 19.09.2022
Currently Research Director at IRD, she succeeds Prof. Pierre Lombrail who chaired Epicentre for 14 years.
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HIV: Can we switch to a new line of antiretrovirals without testing for viral load?

Published on 22.08.2022
To answer this question, MSF and Epicentre conducted a study in Malawi in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, which following new WHO guideline...
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Bachir Assao: public health as a leitmotiv

Published on 17.08.2022
Currently epidemiology coordinator in Niger, Bachir Assao will begin a PhD at the University of Florida in the fall of 2022. He will take advantage of...
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Major step in the fight against hepatitis E with the world's first vaccination campaign

Published on 22.07.2022
In March and April 2022, MSF and South Sudan's Ministry of Health jointly carried out the first two rounds of the hepatitis E vaccination campaign in ...
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Mass vaccination and investigation to halt cholera in DRC

Published on 11.07.2022
A year ago, Epicentre, together with MSF teams in the DRC, launched a large-scale study to better understand the impact of preventive oral vaccination...
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What to remember from the TB workshop

Published on 06.07.2022
On 30 June and 1 July, a workshop on tuberculosis was held at Epicentre's Mbarara Research Centre. The Centre has extensive experience in TB research ...
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Evaluation of a localized response to cholera outbreaks

Published on 22.06.2022
While everyone agrees that by responding quickly and locally to the appearance of new cases of cholera, the chances of stopping the epidemic or at lea...
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TB Research Dissemination Workshop

Published on 21.06.2022
Epicentre’s contribution to addressing TB diagnostics and therapeutics gaps in Low Income Countries