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A new study reveals that it is possible to identify those individuals that will be protected by the malaria vaccine before its administration. The researchers also found that... More...
"It Is a Race Against Time." An Interview with Claudia Daubenberger on Establishing a Diagnostic Lab for Sars-CoV-2 in Equatorial Guinea
COVID-19 poses major challenges for resource-limited countries, also when it comes to diagnostics. Swiss TPH is supporting Equatorial Guinea in establishing one of the few... More...
In low- and middle-income countries, children have the greatest need for protection afforded by vaccination due to a higher incidence of infectious diseases. However, the vaccines... More...
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Bevkal S, Naguleswaran A, Rehmann R, Kaiser M, Heller M, Roditi I. An Alba-domain protein required for proteome remodelling during trypanosome differentiation and host transition. PLoS Pathog. 2021;17(1):e1009239. DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1009239
Bosch F, Palmeirim M.S, Ali S.M, Ame S.M, Hattendorf J, Keiser J. Diagnosis of soil-transmitted helminths using the Kato-Katz technique: what is the influence of stirring, storage time and storage temperature on stool sample egg counts?. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2021;15:e0009032. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0009032
Brunetti G et al. Nanotechnological immunoassay for rapid label-free analysis of candidate malaria vaccines. Nanoscale. 2021;13(4):2338-2349. DOI: 10.1039/D0NR08083G
Brussee J.M, Hiroshige N, Neodo A, Coulibaly J.T, Pfister M, Keiser J. Population pharmacokinetics and exposure-response analysis of tribendimidine to improve treatment for children with hookworm infection. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2021;65(2):e01778-20. DOI: 10.1128/AAC.01778-20
Brussee J.M, Neodo A, Schulz J.D, Coulibaly J.T, Pfister M, Keiser J. Pharmacometric analysis of tribendimidine mono- and combination therapies to achieve high cure rates in patients with hookworm infections. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2021;65(2):e00714-20. DOI: 10.1128/AAC.00714-20