CARAMAL - Community Access to Rectal Artesunate for MALaria

Malaria is one of the leading causes of illness, death, and lost economic productivity globally. While the successful scale-up and use of critical commodities such as insecticide-treated nets (ITNs) and artemisinin-based combination therapies (ACTs) have led to a 62% decline in malaria-related...

01.08.2017 - 31.10.2020
Intervention Study, Observational study
Health Interventions, Medicines Implementation Research Unit
Christian Burri , Christian Lengeler
MuLeVaClin - Clinical Studies on a Multivalent Vaccine for Human Visceral Leishmaniasis

Leishmaniasis was declared at the 60th WHO Assembly (2007) one of the world’s most neglected diseases. Leishmaniasis affects largely the poorest of the poor, mainly in developing countries as India, Bangladesh, Sudan, Ethiopia and Latin America. Existing treatments have severe drawbacks: side...

01.11.2013 - 30.09.2018
Clinical Trial
Molecular Immunology, Clinical Operations
Gerd Pluschke , Christian Burri , Marco Tamborrini