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04.03.2015 - 00:00

Highly sensitive detection of malaria parasites

New assays can detect malaria parasites in human blood at very low levels and might be helpful in the campaign to eradicate malaria, reports a study More...

25.02.2015 - 17:28

Tuberculosis clinical trial finds high-dose rifampicin may help shorten treatment

At the annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI), PanACEA, the Pan-African Consortium for the Evaluation of More...

18.02.2015 - 17:40

Till Voss Receives SNSF Consolidator Grant

Till Voss, Head of the Gene Regulation Unit at the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute receives a Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) More...

05.02.2015 - 07:00

Valérie d'Acremont is awarded with the Pfizer Research Prize 2015

Valérie d'Acremont, clinical epidemiologist at Swiss TPH, is one of the nine Pfizer Research Prize 2015 awardees for her paper on febrile illnesses More...

19.01.2015 - 09:49

Combination Therapy with Anthelmintics in Children: a Four-arm, Randomised Clinical Trial

A head-to-head comparison of three combination therapies reveals a high efficacy for oxantel-albendazole treating infections with the whipworm More...