03May 2018

WACCBIP researchers discover new simpler technique for monitoring mysterious behaviour of malaria parasites

WACCBIP researchers discover new simpler technique for monitoring mysterious behaviour of malaria parasites Researchers at the West African Centre for Cell Biology of Infectious Pathogens (WACCBIP) have discovered a simple and cheap technique for culturing the malaria parasite in the lab that has revealed new its traits of the...

03May 2018

WACCBIP Receives TIBA Rapid Impact Projects Award

WACCBIP Receives TIBA Rapid Impact Projects Award The West African Centre for Cell Biology of Infectious Pathogens (WACCBIP), has been awarded a £100,000 grant from the Tackling Infections to Benefit Africa (TIBA) partnership under its Rapid Impact Projects scheme. The grant is one of nine, £100,000 each, awarded to...

03May 2018

Building networks for mental health research excellence in Africa

AMARI 2018 ASM: “Building networks for mental health research excellence in Africa” The African Mental Health Research Initiative (AMARI) held its Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) on the 15 and 16 March 2018 in Malawi at the Bingu Wa Mutharika Convention Centre in Lilongwe. The two-day event was held under...

16Feb 2018

Why I train grandmothers to treat depression - VIDEO

Why I train grandmothers to treat depression Dixon Chibanda, the lead PI at the DELTAS Africa funded African Mental Health Research Initiative (AMARI) was recently featured on TED Talks to speak on his unique approach to treating mental illness - the Friendship Bench. @@MEDIA-5a867609bbeb2@@

21Aug 2017

Meet DELGEME Post-Doc, PhD and MSc fellows (2016-2017)

The Developing Excellence in Leadership and Genetics Training for Malaria Elimination in sub-Saharan Africa (DELGEME) program presents the portraits of Post-Doc, PhD and MSc Fellows selected from the 2016-2017 call for candidates. @@MEDIA-599a969d240ce@@