EDUFLUVAC Annual Meeting 201421 October 2014

The first EDUFLUVAC annual meeting successfully took place at the Riviera Hotel in Carcavelos, Portugal on 15-16 October 2014.

SEmalvac consortium call for the monitoring of a phase I clinical trial17 October 2014

This call is for a suitable independent Clinical Research Assistant (CRA) or a Contract Research Organisation (CRO) for the monitoring of a phase I clinical in CNRFP, Burkina Faso.

First Annual Meeting of the EDUFLUVAC Project18 September 2014

The first annual meeting of the EDUFLUVAC project will take place in Carcavelos, Portugal 15-16 October 2014.  During the meeting, the EDUFLUVAC consortium partners will give an update on the five work packages, and will visit the laboratory facilities at iBET, where the production of the VLPs is carried out.

EVI staff attending: Flavia D'Alessio, Nicolas Havelange, Sophie Houard, Nathalie Imbault, Sten Larsen, Odile Leroy

Consortium including EVI receive $1million from GHIT Fund for malaria vaccine development16 September 2014

A grant of $1 million from the Global Health Innovative Technology Fund (GHIT) related to the development of a malaria vaccine has been awarded to a consortium involving the European Vaccine Initiative (EVI), Germany; the Research Institute for Microbial Diseases at Osaka University (RIMD), Japan; and the Centre National de Recherche et de Formation sur le Paludisme (CNRFP), Burkina Faso.

First Annual Meeting of Bellerophon10 September 2014

The first annual meeting of Bellerophon will take place 1- 2 October 2014 in Lyon.

EVI staff attending: Sophia Hundt, Nathalie Imbault, Odile Leroy, Regitze Louise Thøgersen


3rd Annual Meeting of MultiMalVax05 September 2014

The 3rd annual meeting of MultiMalVax will take place 15 - 16 September in Siena, Italy.
The following EVI staff will attend: Nicolas Havelange, Sophia Hundt, Nathalie Imbault and Nicola Viebig

Fighting malaria in Africa20 August 2014

Watch the video and learn how EVI's MVVC project together with African partners is fighting malaria.

KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme celebrates 25th anniversary13 August 2014

To mark the anniversary a brochure has been produced, which gives background on the programme and two very short films, one on their work, and the other shows how Kenyan researchers have discovered the secret of HAPPYness!

More information on the programme can be found at and on twitter @KEMRIW

Short courses in biosciences for professionals04 August 2014

The University of Oxford is offering short courses in biosciences for professionals during the Autumn and Winter 2014.