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IRD and the Mérieux Foundation renew their agreement and strengthen their cooperation on healthcare and research relating to infectious diseases
July 7, 2021, Global
On 7 July 2021, after working together productively for several years, the French National Research Institute for Sustainable Development (IRD) ...
New study published by the HINTT team on the evaluation of a ground-breaking test for pulmonary tuberculosis
July 2, 2021, Global
HINTT is a research consortium set up in 2017 as part of the GABRIEL network. It has just published the ...
The Mérieux Foundation and its partners publish the results of a study on Mycobacterium tuberculosis diversity in the course of tuberculosis infection
June 25, 2021, Lyon, France
Tuberculosis (TB), which is caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb), is still one of the major causes of death due to ...
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The Mérieux Foundation and USAID hold a training workshop on SARS-CoV-2 PCR tests
June 24, 2021, Mahajunga, Madagascar
The Mérieux Foundation in Madagascar and USAID, the United States Agency for International Development, are holding a knowledge-sharing and training ...
For its 21st edition, the historic ADVAC course goes virtual
May 29, 2021, France
From May 9 to 27, 2021, the Advanced Course in Vaccinology (ADVAC) welcomed its 21st class in a new online ...
The APRECIT project kicks-off in Cameroon
April 8, 2021, Cameroon
The Centre Pasteur of Cameroon hosted the launching ceremony of the APRECIT project and officially marked the start of its ...
Rodolphe Mérieux Laboratory
The foundation stone has been laid for the Rodolphe Mérieux Laboratory’s Centre of Diagnostics and Expertise for Tuberculosis
April 1, 2021, Casablanca (Morocco)
To continue the fight against TB and in particular drug-resistant TB, the Mérieux Foundation and the Institut Pasteur du Maroc ...
The Mérieux Foundation signs a partnership agreement for the construction of a factory to combat malnutrition in Tolagnaro, Madagascar
March 22, 2021, Madagascar
A delegation from the Mérieux Foundation met the First Lady of the Republic of Madagascar and President of the Fitia ...
SPHaïtiLab study releases findings on the prevalence of drug-resistant tuberculosis in five health institutions in Haiti
March 20, 2021, Haiti
A cross-sectional prevalence study was conducted in five health centers across Haiti as part of the SPHaïtiLab project.
Review of the ACDx Special Edition COVID-19
March 18, 2021, Global
From 15 to 17 March 2021, the Mérieux Foundation organised a special edition of its Advanced Course on Diagnostics (ACDx), ...
HINTT project: publication of the results of a study on the clinical relevance of two rapid blood tests in monitoring the response to Tuberculosis treatment
February 3, 2021, Global
A study conducted by the Mérieux Foundation team and members of the GABRIEL research network, the Ecole Normale Supérieure of ...
The implementation of health education kits resumes in Madagascar’s elementary schools
December 21, 2020, Antananarivo, Madagascar
The Mérieux Foundation in Madagascar is organizing three days of training for public elementary school teachers in Antanarivo as part ...