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Results of trial to assess second-line therapy in HIV patients in Africa published

Published on 17 July 2014 in 'News'

The combination of a boosted protease inhibitor (lopinavir) with two nucleoside reverse-transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs) is a feasible second-line therapy for HIV patients in Africa. These are the results of the EDCTP-funded EARNEST trial, coordinate...

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EDCTP Annual Report 2013 available online

Published on 27 June 2014 in 'News, Announcements'

The interactive EDCTP Annual Report 2013 “The First Decade” is now available on the website. It gives access to the complete Annual Report 2013 in English, French and Portuguese, the Financial Statements for 2013, and an updated online overview of al...

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International clinical trials day: EDCTP extends its gratitude to all clinical trial volunteers

Published on 20 May 2014 in 'Announcements, Press Releases'

The core function of the European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) is to fund clinical trials as a means to develop new or improved interventions regarding poverty-related and neglected infectious diseases in sub-Saharan Afr...

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European Union approves second EDCTP programme

Published on 6 May 2014 in 'Announcements, Press Releases'

Today, the Council of the European Union in its meeting on Economic and Financial Affairs (ECOFIN) has approved the participation of the European Union in the second programme of the European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP)...

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