Study update

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Oct, 2018

EPIICAL: enrolment has completed in the CARMA study!

 

September saw the CARMA study complete its enrolment target of 40 patients. Reservoir size essays have been performed, and primary statistical analyses are ongoing. Over the coming weeks, some results relating immunological and virological essays will be released and discussed internally within the EPIICAL Consortium at General Assembly meeting in November.

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May, 2018

EARTH: first patient has been recruited!

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It is with great pleasure that we announce that the first patient in the EARTH study has been recruited. This encouraging news comes to us from the PHRU site in Soweto, South Africa. Now that all sites are open for recruitment, with some patients having already been screened, we are confident we will see more participants in the near future. This is the first of 150 children to be enrolled from one of 5 sites situated in South Africa and Mozambique. The EARTH project, nested within the EPIICAL platform, is a prospective multicentre, low-interventional study of HIV+ perinatally […]

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Nov, 2016

The ZIKAction Kick-Off Meeting was a success!

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The ZIKAction Kick-Off Meeting was held in Kingston, Jamaica at the University of West Indies from October 30th to November 1st. Thank you all for coming!! This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 734857.

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Oct, 2016

PENTA Foundation coordinated ZIKAction consortium

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PENTA Foundation coordinated ZIKAction consortium awarded €7 million EU H2020 grant to combat Zika virus and other emerging infectious disease outbreaks The ZIKAction consortium (Preparedness, research and action network on maternal-paediatric axis of Zika virus infection in Latin America and the Caribbean), coordinated by the PENTA Foundation, is set to receive a €7 million, five-year grant from the European Union through the Horizon 2020 programme’s recent call for research to combat Zika virus (ZIKV) and other emerging infections transmitted by mosquitoes in Latin America. This award is one of three […]

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