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But adolescents die and that's why I wanted to do this research!

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Nicole De Wet, CARTA Cohort One fellow, has been feted for her work in identifying risk factors that compromise adolescent survival. The award, 200 Young South Africans 2018 by the Mail and Guardian (M&G), for...
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Ivorian scientists contribute to WHO protocol for eliminating rabies

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Scientists in Côte d’Ivoire contributed to the adoption of a new World Health Organization (WHO) cost-effective protocol for eliminating rabies that reduces the number of shots a patient has to take by half. Andree Prisca...
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WACCBIP researchers discover new simpler technique for monitoring mysterious behaviour of malaria parasites

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Researchers at the West African Centre for Cell Biology of Infectious Pathogens (WACCBIP) discovered a simple and cheap technique for culturing the malaria parasite in the lab that has revealed new traits of the parasite...
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Information on the launching workshop of the CR4D AAS research project

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As part of the Climate Research for Development (CR4D) initiative of The African Academy of Sciences (The AAS), the research consortium composed by the Centre for Ecological Monitoring (CSE), the Laboratory of Atmospheric Physics and...
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African Scientists to be Profiled at Landmark Scientific Meeting

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The DELTAS Africa Scientific Conference, themed, ‘ A critical mass: developing world class research leaders’ will be the first in Francophone Africa, demonstrating The African Academy of Science’s commitment to break language and geographical barriers...
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The AAS holds inaugural public lecture

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The African Academy of Sciences (The AAS) is introducing a Public Lecture Series to provide a unique platform to raise the profile of science and to stimulate and shape public participation and discourse on topical...

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Innovations fund aims to save women and newborn babies in Africa

The Guardian, United Kingdom, 23 November 2016

US$7 million to fund innovation in Africa

CNBC Africa, South Africa, 17 November 2016

Enter Africa innovation challenge for local health solutions

Bizcommunity.com, South Africa, 08 November 2016

Intra-African collaboration is key to global health and local well-being

Financial Times, United Kingdom, 09 May 2016

How Africa can close its continent-wide science funding gap

Yahoo! Finance, United States, 13 April 2016

Supporting the Development of Research Leaders in Africa

Huffington Post, United Kingdom, 11 April 2016