Entered on 13-04-2016
PREPARE presented an overview of the project in the ESCMID Networking Corner on the 26th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, 9-12 April 2016, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Download the poster here
Entered on 06-04-2016
A 3-day Arbovirus workshop organised in collaboration with PREPARE WP3, 7 and 9 and ESCMID were held successfully in Thessaloniki, Greece on 7-9 March.
The workshop was attended by 41 participants and faculty from 22 European countries and a wide range of organisations. The workshop which consisted of a mix of presentations and interactive sessions, covered an o...
Entered on 20-01-2016
On Friday 15th of January, the Llanedeyrn Health Centre in Cardiff recruited the first ALIC4E patient!
More information on the ALIC4E trial on our Virtual Learning Platform.
Entered on 08-01-2016
PhD student at the Cardiff University to conduct research on Barriers and solutions to the recruitment of research participants during infectious disease pandemics/epidemics
PREPARE is collaborating with ISARIC in response to the Zika virus outbreak. Read the article.
Entered on 04-12-2015
Janssen Diagnostics, part of the Johnson & Johnson family of companies (NYSE: JNJ) and Biocartis (Euronext Brussels: BCART), an innovative molecular diagnostics company, today announced the launch of their first infectious disease test on the Idylla™ platform. The Idylla™ Respiratory IFV-RSV Panel has been developed by Janssen Diagnostics and is intend...
Entered on 04-11-2015
The 3d PREPARE annual meeting will take place on 20–21 April 2016 in Madrid, Spain. In the last year an enormous progress has been made. Therefore we are looking forward to meet with our colleagues and discuss results and further steps.
Entered on 16-10-2015
A taster video was made to summarize our presentations at the ERS congress in Amsterdam (26-30 September 2015). All presentations are now available on the Virtual Learning Centre.
Menno de Jong, Marion Koopmans, Theo Verheij and Ab Osterhaus did a great job at the PREPARE Postgraduate Course on ‘Emerging infectious diseases and pandemics. Gernot Roh...
Together with the Wellcome Trust, Professor Chris Butler and his team reviewed all recent evidence on the use of Tamiflu during a flu pandemic.
Read his recommendations on the use of antivirals on the BBC website or download the full article.
Entered on 02-10-2015
On the 17th of September 2015, ISARIC and PREPARE WP3 leader Peter Horby brought together the collective knowledge of the team who implemented two clinical trials of experimental therapeutics under the Rapide platform during the recent West Africa Ebola epidemic. Thirty scientists were awarded the Ebola Medal for Service in West Africa. The ceremony, covered...
Menno de Jong