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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
Reaching out and linking in: Heath systems and close-to-community services
ID: 306090
Start date: 2013-02-01, End date: 2018-01-31
"Countries striving to provide universal health care coverage and achieve the Millennium Development Goals are increasingly implementing close-to-community (CTC) health services. There is a need for health systems to understand the context and conditions in which these servic...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 106736
Last updated on: 2015-03-11
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
Resource-Oriented Sanitation concepts for peri-urban areas in Africa
ID: 37025
Start date: 2006-10-01, End date: 2010-03-31
The UN Millennium Development Goals (MDGs, target 10) call for halving the proportion of people without access to safe drinking water and basic sanitation by 2015. ROSA promotes resource-oriented sanitation concepts as a route to sustainable and ecologically sound' sanitation ...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 81396
Last updated on: 2009-11-24
Building Europe- Africa collaborative Network for applying IST in health care sector
ID: 015838
Start date: 2005-01-01, End date: 2008-03-31
HIV/AIDS pandemic together with the generally poor health status in Africa have emphasized the need for appropriate IST in health care for strengthening various activities such as knowledge exchange between health care managers, providers and the community, optimal allocation ...
Programme: FP6-IST
Record Number: 74593
Last updated on: 2008-04-09
An integrated approach to prevent ochratoxin a contamination in post-harvest processing of coffee in east Africa
ID: ICA4-CT-2001-10060
Start date: 2001-11-01, End date: 2006-08-31
Ochratoxin A (OTA) is caused by mould growth in many food products and is nephrotoxic and possibly carcinogen to humans. It occurs in many food types including coffee. There is generally inadequate information about its production in coffee and how the problem should be addres...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 58744
Last updated on: 2006-06-13
Integrated nutrient management to attain sustainable productivity increases in east african farming systems
ID: ICA4-CT-2001-10053
Start date: 2001-12-01, End date: 2006-03-31
This project aims to develop an institutionally sustainable approach to identifying, testing, monitoring and evaluation of farm- or catchment-level technologies addressing soil nutrient management constraints using principles and institutional aspects of the Farmers Field Scho...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 60021
Last updated on: 2005-12-09
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
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