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EARTH study reveals high mortality rates among infants with HIV despite early treatment 

24 May, 2024

Padova, Italy – 24 May 2024 Alarmingly high mortality rates persist for African infants with HIV despite early treatment, the…
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🇬🇧 Penta Teams Up with IAVI and Achilles Vaccines to Develop New Treatments for HIV, Emerging Infections and Neglected Diseases

01 Feb, 2024

Padova, Italy, 1st February 2024 – Penta – Child Health Research announced a new collaboration with IAVI and Achilles Vaccines…
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🇬🇧 Advancing Paediatric Antibiotic Research: Two New African-European Research Collaborations Tackle Severe Infections in Neonates and Children

30 Jan, 2024

Johannesburg, South Africa, 30th January 2024 – This week, expert scientists and clinicians from PediCAP and SNIP-AFRICA, two major research partnerships…
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🇬🇧 NeoIPC launches new surveillance toolkit to bolster infection prevention and control efforts in NICUs

09 Nov, 2023

Padua, Italy – 9th November 2023 The NeoIPC Consortium is proud to announce the launch of a new surveillance toolkit…
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About Penta

Penta is an international independent scientific network dedicated to child health. Our work is the result of a passionate collaboration between healthcare professionals and researchers in more than 110 centres across 31 countries around the world. Through our studies and partnerships, we develop and deliver world-class research and training in paediatric infectious diseases to improve the lives of women and children, wherever they live.

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