Fast and reliable easy-to-use-diagnostics for eliminating Bilharzia in young children and mothers

Consortium

The freeBILy consortium consists of four European partner institutions and four African partner institutions situated in three European countries and in two African countries.

Collaborators

Dr. Govert van Dam

Coordinator and Leader of WP1:
“Coordination and Management”

Dr. Paul Corstjens

Leader of WP6:
“Development of a CAA/CCA duplex test”

Dr. Norbert Georg Schwarz

Leader of WP2:
“Data Management”
Co-leader of WP4:
“Clinical trial to assess TBST in pregnant women and young children”

Dr. Daniela Fusco

Scientific research coordinator (Madagascar)

Bernhard-Nocht-Institut für Tropenmedizin

Bernhard-Nocht-Straße 74
20359 Hamburg
Germany

Dr. Andrea Kreidenweiss

Leader of WP3:
“Capacity Building and Networking”
Co-leader of WP5:
“Diagnostic studies in Gabon”

Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

Institut für Tropenmedizin
Wilhelmstraße 27,
D-72074 Tübingen
Germany

Prof. Raphaël Rakotozandrindrainy

Leader of WP4:
“Clinical trial to assess TBST in pregnant women and young children’”

Université d’Antananarivo

B.P. 566, Antananarivo
Madagascar

Prof. dr. Rivonirina Andry Rakotoarivelo

Co-leader of WP4:
“Clinical trial to assess TBST in pregnant women and young children’”

Université de Fianarantsoa

B.P. 1264, Andrainjato
Madagascar

Dr. Mala Rakoto Andrianarivelo

Co-leader of WP4:
“Clinical trial to assess TBST in pregnant women and young children’”

Centre d’Infectiologie Charles Mérieux

Université d’Antananarivo 
BP 4299, Antananarivo
Madagascar

Prof. dr. Ayola Akim Adegnika

Leader of WP5:
“Diagnostic studies in Gabon”

Dr. Jana Held

Co-leader of WP5:
“Diagnostic studies in Gabon”

Dr. Elisa Sicuri

Leader of WP7:
“Cost-effectiveness evaluation of the POC-CCA/CAA test based intervention”

Fundación Privada Instituto de Salud Global Barcelona (ISGLobal)

Carrer Rosselló 132
08036 Barcelona
Spain