News Archive

15.10.2014 - 20:14

Professor Jürg Utzinger elected new director from 1 July 2015

The Board of Governors of the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) has elected Prof. Jürg Utzinger as the new director with effect More...

06.09.2014 - 18:43

New study reveals strong link between higher levels of pollution and lung health of European citizen

New data has identified a clear link between higher levels of exposure to air pollution and deteriorating lung health in adult European citizens. More...

01.09.2014 - 08:40

New Tuberculosis Blood Test in Children is Reliable and Highly Specific

A new blood test provides a fast and accurate tool to diagnose tuberculosis in children, a new proof-of-concept study shows. The newly developed test More...

28.08.2014 - 12:01

Environment and Health Experts Commit to Actions on Climate Change

More than 500 delegates to the EcoHealth 2014 conference have issued a call to action to urgently and collaboratively address the impacts of climate More...

20.08.2014 - 19:00

Seals Introduced Tuberculosis to the New World

Seals carried tuberculosis from Africa to the Peruvian coast a new study in the journal 'nature' shows. Scientists including Mireia Coscollá Devís More...