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12.02.2014 - 23:00

Worm infections in developing countries: veterinary drugs improve the health of school children

A new study published in the 'New England Journal of Medicine' reveals that the health of millions of children with worm infections could be improved More...

06.02.2014 - 16:54

Pfizer Forschungspreis awarded to Sapaldia co-worker David Conen

Prof Dr. David Conen from the University Hospital Basel is awarded with the Pfizer Forschungspreis in cardiology, urology and nephrology for his More...

19.12.2013 - 09:52

Resistance gene identified in malaria parasite

A molecular marker associated with resistance to malaria treatment is identified this week in Nature. The results may be useful for monitoring and More...

17.12.2013 - 14:45

Jennifer Keiser receives ERC consolidator grant

Jennifer Keiser, head of the helminth drug developement group, receives a prestigious «ERC Consolidator Grant» by the European Research Council More...

11.12.2013 - 21:04

SNF fördert die grösste laufende Bevölkerungsstudie der Schweiz mit knapp 3.3 Millionen Franken.

SAPALDIA konzentriert sich in ihrer vierten Phase auf den Einfluss von Lebensstil, Sozial-, Umwelt- und Erbfaktoren auf die Gesundheit des Alterns. More...

10.12.2013 - 16:33

WHO and UNICEF working group on monitoring immunization coverage: development session

From 12-14 October the Swiss Centre for International Health (SCIH) hosted a meeting on "WHO and UNICEF working group on monitoring immunization More...

09.12.2013 - 13:30

Air pollution kills well below European Union air quality limits

Prolonged exposure to tiny particles of soot or dust found in traffic fumes and industrial emissions may be more deadly below current European Union More...

19.11.2013 - 15:57

Air pollution research in Iran - Swiss TPH teaches scientists in Teheran

The collaborative project of WHO Teheran, the Ministry of Health and Medical Education (MOHME), and the Institute for Environmental Research (IER) of More...