Desde el Área Programas Internacionales de Investigación en Salud para el Desarrollo nos envían esta newsletter.
Update 84: Jan 1 – Jan 31, 2016
PDP Funders Group
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Funder Announcements (since Jan 1 2016)
|Jan 2016: Global health in the focus of research- Funding concept: Neglected and poverty-related diseases|
|Jan 25 2016: The Ross Fund – Combatting the world’s most serious diseases|
PDP Press Releases (since Jan 1 2016)
|• 5 Jan 2016: Modeling shows a vaccine is essential to conclusively ending HIV/AIDS
· 15 Jan 2016: Study provides additional insights for AIDS vaccine design
|• 6 Jan 2016: Report: Malaria RDT product testing – Round 6 results (WHO, 2015)|
|25 Jan 2016: Bill Gates and George Osborne visit IVCC|
|13 Jan 2016: Clinical research Malaysia and the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative sign agreement to launch clinical studies for a public health approach to Hepatitis C in Malaysia|
|• 5 Jan 2016: Axel Hoos, Peter Thoren appointed Chairman, Vice Chairman of Sabin Board of Trustees|
|4 Jan 2016: Phase 1 TBA-354 placed on clinical hold|
Recently released PDP related reports/ briefing papers/ articles/blogs
New PDP Publications (Since Jan 1 2016)
|• Falling Short: Ensuring access to simple, safe and effective first-line medicines for tuberculosis. TB Alliance and partners. Jan 2016
• MMV at a glance. MMV. Jan 2016
Other Reports /Publications (Since Jan 1 2016)
|• Video: Why is health R&D critical to achieving the SDGs?. GHTC. Jan 8 2016.
• Perspectives on strengthening linkages between research, policy and practice. Share-Net. Jan 2016.
Peer-Reviewed Articles (Since Jan 1 2016)
|• Enhancing immunogenicity and transmission-blocking activity of malaria vaccines by fusing Pfs25 to IMX313 multimerization technology, Li Y, et al., Nature, DOI: 10.1038/srep18848. Jan 8 2015.
• Market assessment of tuberculosis diagnostics in India in 2013, TB Diagnostics Market Analysis Consortium, Int J Tuber Lung DIS, DOI: doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.15.0571. Jan 12 2016.
• Market assessment of tuberculosis diagnostics in China in 2012, TB Diagnostics Market Analysis Consortium, Int J Tuber Lung DIS, DOI: doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.15.0156. Jan 12 2016.
PDP Disease Area Related News/ Articles (since Jan 1 2016)
|TBVI Annual Symposium 2016
February 3, 2016
Les Diablerets, Switzerland
PFG Face to Face Meeting
March 1 2016
IPM and IAVI Back to Back Donor Meetings
March 2 – 3 2016
May 2 – 4, 2016