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15 July 2020

Project partner spotlight: An interview with Daniel Lacerda de Oliveira from Farmanguinhos

Farmanguinhos, the federal governmental pharmaceutical laboratory of the Fiocruz Foundation in...

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15 July 2020

Enhancing manufacturing capacity in endemic countries

As part of its activities to develop a pediatric formulation for the treatment of schistosomiasis in preschool-age children, the Pediatric Praziquantel...

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15 July 2020

From the Chair: Partners in endemic countries play a vital role in tackling the treatment gap for preschool-age children suffering from schistosomiasis

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19 June 2020

Publication: Schistosomiasis Control: Leave No Age Group Behind

The current treatment and monitoring strategies for schistosomiasis control programs mainly focus on school-aged children, with much less attention given to...

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18 May 2020

Publication: Sensitive diagnostic tools and targeted drug administration strategies needed to eliminate schistosomiasis

While current treatment strategies have been instrumental in managing the disease burden of schistosomiasis, there are still many challenges remaining in...

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24 April 2020

COVID-19 and the Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium

Over the last few weeks, the Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium has been working hard to map the impacts of the COVID-19 crisis on the...

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07 April 2020

The Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium marks World Health Day

Today is World Health Day – a global health awareness day celebrated each year on 7 April under the auspices of the World Health Organisation. 

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30 March 2020

Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium: Successful annual Access meeting

Last month, ahead of the COVID-19 crisis in Europe, the Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium Access team gathered in Utrecht for its annual face-to-face...

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28 January 2020

The Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium supports first ever World Neglected Tropical Diseases Day

This Thursday, 30 January, marks the inaugural World Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD) Day, an initiative created to draw attention to priority issues...

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11 October 2019

Consortium intensifies its focus on future access

In September the Levo-Praziquantel 150mg Phase 3 trial was initiated in Kenya. With the project moving towards registration, the Consortium is intensifying...

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18 September 2019

From the Program Lead: The Consortium has started the Phase III trial and is preparing for access

The pivotal phase III study with the L-praziquantel pediatric oral dispersible tablets (ODTs) has started, shortly after establishing the recommended dose...

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18 September 2019

KEMRI “assante sana” for a wonderful meeting!

The Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium looks back on a very inspiring and successful Consortium meeting in Kisumu, the third largest city in Kenya located by...

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