The aim of this website is to provide a platform for sharing and developing research priorities, protocols and data capture systems alongside the latest epidemiological and clinical management information about Zika infection. Also in Espanol and Portugues. Read more
The dual elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis has become a global health priority. Following the WHO call for global elimination of congenital syphilis in 2007, and the UNAIDS Global plan towards the elimination of new HIV infections ... Read more
In response to the recent news about the Zika virus, we draw your attention to the International INTERGROWTH-21st Standards for Head Circumference of newborns. Read more
There is increasing demand for countries to improve malaria diagnosis in view of wide-scale introduction of expensive antimalarial medicines and the decreasing malaria trends in many countries. Guidance is therefore required to ensure the selection of rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs) ... Read more
Researchers identify improvements in diagnostics that could help make malaria elimination a more realistic goal - See more at: http://malaria.lshtm.ac.uk/news-events/news/better-diagnostics-malaria-elimination#sthash.RYBXxoov.dpuf Read more
Discussion Framework for Clinical Trial Data Sharing: Guiding Principles, Elements, and Activities
Data sharing is one of the most important current issues in clinical trials. If conducted in the right way, sharing data could help facilitate faster and better generation of evidence to bring new interventions and improve disease management.
Have your say about this key issue by reading this blog.
This group are working to assess the regulatory landscape and define a set of regulatory standards and a critical pathway to be applied within a consistent and transparent model framework to streamline and harmonise regulatory approval processes for point-of-care (POC) diagnostics.Go to page
The rapid spread of the Zika virus and the severe potential consequences of its infection mean the swift implementation of a diagnostic testing to the ...
SciDev.net reports on the potential effects of US budget cuts on the research and development of vaccines, drugs, diagnostics and devices to combat HIV, tuberculosis ...
An International Diagnostics Centre interview with Sam Sia Sam Sia is Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Columbia University. His research interests are on microfluidics, the miniaturisation of devices for ...
On the 8th of July 2014 The Global Health Network launched the Global Health Research Process Map, the first digital toolkit designed to enable researchers anywhere in the world to ...
The authors evaluated the sensitivity, specificity, and positive and negative predictive values of two rapid diagnostic tests as an alternate method of diagnosis of visceral leishmanisis to the microscopic examination ...