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09 December 2014

The threat from genital schistosomiasis

We look at the experiences and viewpoints of three experts working with the Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium to help eliminate the genital form of...

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Events
06 October 2014

International Pharmaceutical Federation

Kazuhiro Sako gave a keynote lecture at the FIP (International Pharmaceutical Federation) Symposium on BA/BE of Oral Drug Products, in Seoul.

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Events
29 September 2014

The International Society for Neglected Tropical Diseases on philanthropy

This conference covered the role and evolution of philanthropy in funding and shaping global healthcare, with particular emphasis on the next decade.

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Events
17 September 2014

6th European Pediatric Formulation Initiative Conference

Sonja Skopp gave a plenary lecture at the 6th European Pediatric Formulation Initiative Conference,  taking the audience through the complete story of the...

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News
10 July 2014

ERC consolidator grant winner

Prof. Jennifer Keiser of Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), partner at the Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium, received a prestigious ‘...

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News
10 July 2014

Kathleen Ford is named as new Chair

As the Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium moves into the clinical trial stage, the Consortium Board has appointed Mrs. Kathleen Ford, Head of Global Clinical...

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News
10 July 2014

GHIT 1st Anniversary Event – progress to date

The 2014 decision by the Japanese Global Health Innovative Technology Fund (GHIT Fund) to support the Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium was a major...

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News
10 July 2014

Preschoolers in Brazil

Dr. Otávio Pieri is a researcher at the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, with a research focus on schistosomiasis. He explains what is happening in Brazil, and the...

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News
09 July 2014

Meet us at key conferences

09-07-2014

The Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium partners are committed to enhancing awareness, and helping overall global efforts towards...

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Press release
28 March 2014

Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium awarded US$1.86 million GHIT grant

The Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium, launched in 2012 as an international non-profit public-private partnership, has announced that it has been awarded a...

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Press release
25 March 2014

Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium expands into Brazil

Goal is to make treatment for schistosomiasis accessible to children under six years of age in endemic countries.

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Press release
22 August 2013

International partnership receives funding to develop a drug product to fight schistosomiasis (bilharzia) in children

An international public-private partnership (PPP) was launched in July last year to develop a new pediatric formulation to combat schistosomiasis - commonly...

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