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05.11.2015 - 16:29

Considerable Public Health Impact for RTS,S Malaria Vaccine models predict

The RTS,S malaria vaccine is predicted to have a significant public health impact and high level of cost-effectiveness...

02.11.2015 - 10:53

Public Health Specialist Regula Rapp gets Lifetime Achievement Award

The Swiss Aerosol Society confers two awards this year. It honours the environmental epidemiologist Regula Rapp for her lifetime commitment for More...

26.10.2015 - 11:56

Pilot implementation of first malaria vaccine recommended by WHO advisory group

The World Health Organization’s Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Immunization (SAGE) recommended pilot projects to understand how to best use a More...

22.10.2015 - 17:40

Tuberculosis bacteria outsmart the immune system

Tuberculosis bacteria employ an unusual strategy. They present themselves to the immune system in a constant shape. Their antigenic variation is low  More...