Travel Clinic (consultations and vaccinations)

       Travel advice: Tel. 0900 57 51 31 (2.69/min. fixed net)

 

       Shortage of yellow fever vaccine

Exhibition: "MenschMikrobe"

Touring exhibition on the heritage of Robert Koch and today's research on infectious diseases.

Basel, Switzerland, 18 March - 8 May 2014

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Launch of the 2nd Global Malaria Action Plan Website

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Swiss TB Award for Sonia Borrell - Start of the SystemsX.ch “TbX” Research Program on April 1st

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Programme Now Available: Swiss TPH Spring Symposium 2014

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Febrile illnesses in children most often due to viral infections

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