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Choléra RDC_Natacha Buhler/MSF
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Cholera: what impact for vaccination campaigns in DRC?

Published on 23.12.2021
With MSF teams in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Epicentre has just launched a major study funded by the Wellcome Trust, UK AID and the Foreign and...
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webinar 16 dec covid
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Replay Webinar | COViD-19 in Africa & Yemen : what do seroprevalence surveys tell us?

Published on 17.12.2021
Review the December 16, 2021 webinar on the results of seroprevalence surveys conducted in Africa and Yemen.
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Dr Mariama-Issoufou ADAMOU
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Mariama Issoufou Adamou: a leitmotiv, to understand and fight against malnutrition in Niger

Published on 15.11.2021
On November 15, Dr. Mariama Issoufou Adamou presented her first study (and certainly the beginning of a long series) on malnutrition conducted before ...
Malnutrition
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Ouganda Pêcheurs
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How to effectively deliver HIV treatment to mobile fishing communities in Uganda?

Published on 08.11.2021
HIV treatments are most effective when taken as prescribed. Adapting delivery to the lifestyles of people living with HIV is now part of the challenge...
HIV
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Pr Pontiano Kaleebu Mbarara
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Prof. Pontiano Kaleebu visits the Mbarara Center: Zebovac, a first step towards new collaborations.

Published on 03.11.2021
On November 1, Prof. Pontiano Kaleebu, Director of the MRC/UVRI & LSHTM Uganda Research Unit and principal investigator of the soon-to-be-completed ZE...
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Diagnostic Tuberculose à Nsanje Malawi
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Toward a simpler diagnosis of tuberculosis in people living with HIV

Published on 19.10.2021
Tuberculosis, particularly among HIV-positive people, is still too widely under-diagnosed and therefore untreated. It is the main cause of death among...
Tuberculosis
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MUAC_Damaris Giuliana
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Malnutrition: on what criteria should children be admitted to therapeutic nutritional programs?

Published on 18.10.2021
As the seasonal "peak" of malnutrition has reached alarming proportions this year in the region of Maradi, Niger, a team from Epicentre has recently p...
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Lassa Fever_Nigeria_Albert Masias
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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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Vaccin Rotavirus_Niger@KRISHAN Cheyenne
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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...
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