30.11.2021

Promising Drug Combination Treatment Against Parasitic Worm Infections

In a Phase III clinical trial, researchers at Swiss TPH have successfully gathered encouraging data to demonstrate higher efficacy of co-administration of ivermectin-albendazole in... More...

16.11.2021

Clinical Trials Completed for a New Drug to Treat Parasitic Worm Infections in Infants

The Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium completed its pivotal clinical Phase III trial of arpraziquantel – a potential new treatment option for the estimated 50 million... More...

09.11.2021

A Decline in Air Pollution Levels in Europe Still Fall Short of WHO Guidelines, According to New Study

A new study by Swiss TPH used robust spatio-temporal methodology to show the reduction in air pollution across Europe from 2006-2019 and found that while exposure rates have... More...

20.10.2021

TB-PRACTECAL: Clinical Trial Yields Promising Results for Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis Treatment

TB-PRACTECAL, a clinical trial led by Médecins Sans Frontières with partners including Swiss TPH, has found that a new all-oral treatment regimen for rifampicin-resistant... More...

14.10.2021

Vom Feld zur Familie: Neue Schweizer Partnerschaft will Ernährung in Städten verbessern

Gemeinsam haben das Schweizerische Tropen- und Public Health-Institut (Swiss TPH), Sight and Life, die ETH Zürich und die Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture das... More...

07.10.2021

First Malaria Vaccine Recommended for Children by the WHO

Yesterday, the World Health Organization (WHO) recommended the widespread use of the malaria vaccine RTS,S/AS01, debuting a tool that could save the lives of tens of thousands of... More...

22.09.2021

Neue Leitlinien der WHO für Luftqualität sollen Millionen von Menschen vor Luftverschmutzung schützen

Heute hat die Weltgesundheitsorganisation (WHO) ihre neuen globalen Luftqualitätsleitlinien vorgestellt, die den Schutz der Gesundheit der Bevölkerung durch die Reduzierung der... More...

20.09.2021

Students Return to Swiss TPH

This week, universities across Switzerland resumed in-person, hybrid and online courses. After nearly 80 years of educating talent at Socinstrasse in Basel, students return to the... More...

17.09.2021

Schlüsselübergabe für Neubau des Swiss TPH

Heute Freitag, 17. September 2021, erfolgte die Schlüsselübergabe für den Neubau des Schweizerischen Tropen- und Public Health-Instituts (Swiss TPH) im BaseLink-Areal in Allschwil.... More...