Advancing paediatric antibiotic research: Two new African-European research collaborations tackle severe infections in neonates and children

Johannesburg, South Africa, 30th January 2024 – This week, expert scientists and clinicians from PediCAP and SNIP-AFRICA, two major research partnerships combatting antimicrobial resistance, convene in Johannesburg to present groundbreaking results and ways to advance antibiotic research tailored to the needs of children and their families. Funded by the European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials […]

Antibiotic-resistant sepsis still claiming newborn lives in Africa: Penta leads new scientific collaboration to improve treatment and reduce mortality

Padova (Italy), 27 July 2023 – A new European-African collaboration to improve the way infections in newborns are treated is launching today. The project, called SNIP-AFRICA, aims to reduce mortality among neonates in hospital with sepsis in Africa, in an era of increasing antimicrobial resistance.  Funded by the European Union under the Global Health EDCTP3 Programme, […]