Success stories

EDCTP Success stories 2003-2018

Tackling infectious disease in sub-Saharan Africa: EDCTP-funded clinical studies for medical interventions 2003-2018

Overview of selected EDCTP-funded clinical studies for medical interventions against poverty-related infectious diseases, 2003-2018. To date, EDCTP has achieved significant success in bringing together researchers and institutions in Europe and Africa, conducting clinical research and developing research capacity in sub-Saharan Africa.

Building on the successes of EDCTP1, newly funded EDCTP2 projects are continuing to address the key infectious disease challenges in sub-Saharan Africa, with infants, children, women and other vulnerable groups an important focus.

  • HIV treatment: (CHAPAS)

    CHAPAS-1/CHAPAS-3 trials

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  • Mother-to-child transmission of HIV

    The Kesho Bora study

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  • TB diagnostics

    GeneXpert development

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  • Malaria treatment

    The 4ABC study

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  • Malaria vaccines

    MVVC consortium

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  • Senior Fellowships

    Abdoulaye Djimdé

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  • Health research ethics

    SAREN Ethics

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  • Clinical trial registration

    Pan African Clinical Trials Registry

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