UCSF and Muhimbili University Launch Initiative to Strengthen Tanzanian Health Workforce
UCSF has received a $7.5 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to partner with a Tanzanian
health sciences university to help address Africa's urgent need for healthcare workers.
(PRWEB) January 6, 2009 -- The University of California, San Francisco...
Generic Pharmaceuticals Offer Exciting Growth Opportunities in Tanzania, Reveals Frost & Sullivan
...mation, a brief brochure will be sent to you by e-mail.
"Growth in the tanzanian
pharmaceuticals industry will be boosted by the expected decline in drug pr...al skills transfer and procure raw materials. Together with their partners, tanzanian
companies are increasingly investing in generating local expertise through ...
Recent U.S. Ambassador to Tanzania Mark Green Named Managing Director of Malaria No More Policy Center
...d the launch of a nationwide campaign to distribute mosquito nets to all children under five. Green has worked closely with President Kikwete and the tanzanian
National Malaria Control Program, as well as U.S. organizations like USAID and the President's Malaria Initiative, to address the malaria crisis in Ta...
Malaria Vaccine Effective in Latest Trials
...the shot is given it also has another component, called either ASO1 or ASO2, which is given to boost the vaccine's effectiveness.
In one study, 340 tanzanian
infants under 1 year old received the RTS,S/ASO2 vaccine along with other vaccines for diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis and heamophilus influenzae B.
Promising trials of malaria vaccine lead to calls for Phase 3 development
...unology, all in the Department of Infectious Diseases, led the work in Korogwe, Tanzania in collaboration with Dr John Lusingu and colleagues from the tanzanian
National Institute for Medical Research. Dr Philip Bejon of the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) Wellcome Collaborative Research Programme and...
Abbott Fund to Build First Pediatric HIV/AIDS Clinic in Tanzania
...than 10,000 health care workers;
-- Provided HIV counseling and testing for more than 150,000 people,
and donated one million rapid HIV tests to the tanzanian
testing initiative; and
-- Helped more than 150,000 children and families by providing access
to health services, education and trainin...
CRDB Bases Growth Strategy on Misys BankFusion Platform
... LONDON, August 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
- Misys BankFusion Universal Banking at the Heart of tanzanian
Misys plc (FTSE: MSY.L), the global application software and services
company, today announces that CRDB Bank of Tanzania wil...
Abbott Fund and the Government of Tanzania Celebrate Milestone in Strengthening Nation's Health Care System
...n 10,000 health care workers; -- Provided HIV counseling and testing for more than 150,000 people, and donated one million rapid HIV tests to the tanzanian
national HIV testing initiative; and -- Helped more than 150,000 children and families by providing access to health services, education and ...
Global Action Board of Directors Announces Addition of Newest Member, Robert Hernreich
...iatives began in April 2008 and introduced Global Action's
programs into 20 tanzanian
orphanages. Global Action's tanzanian
the initiative, Orphans Relief Services, received considerable f...
Religious Leaders Join The Balm In Gilead to Support The Big Coffee Project, to Help Fight HIV/AIDS in the United States and in Africa
...n Highlands of Mt. Kilimanjaro.
The Mshikamano Farmers Group is headed by David Robinson who has been
living in Tanzania for more than 20 years is a tanzanian
coffee farmer, a
member of a 400 member cooperative, coffee exporter and buyer. His
partnership with the Balm In Gilead helps him to continue his lega...
First surveys of Tanzanian mountains reveal 160+ animal species, including new & endemic
The first field surveys of the Rubeho Mountains in Tanzania revealed over 160 animal species--including a new species of frog and eleven endemic species--according to an article published in the African Journal of Ecology this month. The findings elevate the importance of protecting this biological...
TXOTX, coordinated international project to contribute to sustainability of the marine resources
...rom Botswana, the Fisheries Authority of Seychelles, the INRH Institute in Morocco and, from Tanzania, the Institutes of Marine Research (IMS) and the tanzanian
Has the mystery of the Antarctic ice sheet been solved?
...th versus global cooling, and bring climate proxy records into line with climate model simulations.
We have been able to use the chemistry of the tanzanian
microfossils to construct records of temperature and ice volume over the interval of the big climate switch. These new records show that the worlds o...
Species still have more viable offspring if they can choose their best mate
...Exeter in the United Kingdom.
One of the new studys strongest arguments for the Compensation Hypothesis is that it includes experimental results in tanzanian
cockroaches, fruit flies, pipefish, wild mallards and feral house mice. When each species faced experimental constraints on free expression of their m...
Extra gene copies were enough to make early humans' mouths water
...rs around fish, had fewer copies than the related Japanese, whose diet includes starchy foods like rice, Dominy said. The same pattern existed for two tanzanian
tribes--the Datog, who raise livestock, and the Hadza, who primarily gather tubers and roots.
"Even though they're closely related genetically and ...