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Capacity-Linked water supply and sanitation improvement for Africa's peri-urban and Rural Areas
ID: 265676
Start date: 2011-03-01, End date: 2014-02-28
There are a large number of small communities and towns in Africa that suffer from severe problems with water supply and sanitation. Small communities in rural areas and peri-urban areas of small towns have comparable settlement structures in which reuse of water and use of s...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 98911
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Global Strategic Alliances for the Coordination of Research on the Major Infectious Diseases of Animals and Zoonoses
ID: 265919
Start date: 2011-02-01, End date: 2015-01-31
Animal diseases can cause serious social, economic and environmental damage and in some cases also threaten human health. An increasing number of the major disease problems or threats faced by the livestock industry and zoonoses are of a global nature. The overall aim of the ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 99428
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
DEVELOPING AND TESTING OF NEW METHODOLOGIES TO MONITOR AND EVALUATE HEALTH RELATED EU-FUNDED INTERVENTIONS IN COOPERATION PARTNER COUNTRIES
ID: 261389
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2014-10-31
EVAL-HEALTH is an R&D project which has as its main goal to contribute to strengthen monitoring and evaluation of European Union (EU) funded interventions in developing countries in the specific area of Health, The major objectives of EVAL-HEALTH are: 1) To develop a sound me...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97666
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Supporting the Use of Research Evidence (SURE) for Policy in African Health Systems
ID: 222881
Start date: 2009-06-01, End date: 2014-05-31
Inadequate access to and use of research evidence to inform health policy limits the achievement of universal and equitable access to healthcare, hinders quality improvement and makes it difficult to use healthcare resources wisely. Poorly informed decision-making about healt...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 91062
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Care Package for Treatment and Control of Visceral Leishmaniasis in East Africa
ID: 305178
Start date: 2013-01-01, End date: 2016-12-31
Visceral leishmaniasis (VL) is fatal if left untreated; East Africa is one of the key endemic areas in the world. Untreated patients are part of the retransmission cycle and VL-HIV co-infection is an additional emerging problem. Existing VL monotherapies are difficult to admi...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 106176
Last updated on: 2016-03-30
Mucosal Vaccines for Poverty Related Diseases
ID: 503240
Start date: 2003-12-01, End date: 2009-11-30
The project is focused on the development of mucosal vaccines against AIDS and tuberculosis (TB) and is based on the use of antigens validated as safe and effective in animal models. Mucosal vaccines present advantages of practical and social relevance when compared to parente...
Programme: FP6-LIFESCIHEALTH
Record Number: 75286
Last updated on: 2011-04-12
An Integrated project for the design and testing of vaccine candidates against tuberculosis: Identification, development and clinical studies
ID: 503367
Start date: 2004-01-01, End date: 2009-12-31
With a global incidence increasing at 2% and two million deaths each year, tuberculosis (TB) demands the highest priority among communicable diseases linked to poverty. In developing countries, the vast majority of the TB cases affect the young adult population, increasing its...
Programme: FP6-LIFESCIHEALTH
Record Number: 78702
Last updated on: 2011-01-11
Development of a specific serological kit for the diagnosis of TB
ID: 37796
Start date: 2006-12-01, End date: 2009-11-30
Tuberculosis (TB) is a severe global problem, and a cornerstone in global TB control is the rapid and accurate diagnosis of active TB. Their is a dire need for better TB diagnostics methods in developing countries and the development of a simple and rapid test based on antibod...
Programme: FP6-LIFESCIHEALTH
Record Number: 85044
Last updated on: 2009-12-18
ID: IC18970231
Start date: 1997-12-01, End date: 2001-05-31
* To yield new, crucial information on the pathogenesis of Vibrio cholerae infection as a necessary basis for creating effective vaccines: role and dual function of the zonula occludens toxin (ZOT) encoded by the V. cholerae filamentous phage CTX(. * To design dynamic models f...
Programme: FP4-INCO
Record Number: 40181
Last updated on: 2003-12-02
ID: IC18960060
Start date: 1996-12-01, End date: 1999-11-30
* To identify the sites where dormant bacilli survive, whether their metabolism is different from that of actively growing bacilli and whether they express different antigens. * To study the nature of the immune response that maintains the latent state and differences between ...
Programme: FP4-INCO
Record Number: 34472
Last updated on: 2001-12-07
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