FIND was established in 2003 as a global non-profit dedicated to accelerating the development, evaluation and delivery of high-quality, affordable diagnostic tests for poverty-related diseases, now including malaria, tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS, sleeping sickness, hepatitis C, leishmaniasis, Chagas disease, Buruli
ulcer, non-malarial fever and diseases with outbreak potential, such as Ebola.
THE National Tuberculosis, Leprosy and Buruli
Ulcer Control Programme (NTBLCP), on Saturday in Abuja, organised a road walk to sensitise residents of FCT on the dangers of leprosy.
Mycobacterium ulcerans causes a necrotizing disease of skin and soft tissue known as Bairnsdale or Daintree ulcer in Australia and Buruli
An Australian teenager has started a petition, appealing the federal government to increase the funds allotted to the research of Buruli
ulcer, an infection caused by a "flesh-eating" bacteria that is fast becoming an epidemic in Victoria, Australia.
The following 18 NTDs have been designated by WHO for control or elimination: dengue and chikungunya, rabies, trachoma, buruli
ulcer, yaws [endemic treponematoses], leprosy [Hansen's disease], Chagas disease, human African trypanosomiasis [sleeping sickness], leishmaniasis, taeniasis / cysticercosis, dracunculiasis [guinea-worm disease], echinococcosis, food-borne trematodiases, lymphatic filariasis, onchocerciasis [river blindness], schistosomiasis, soil-transmitted helminthiases, and mycetoma.
FIND is a global non-profit dedicated to accelerating the development, evaluation and delivery of high-quality, affordable diagnostic tests for poverty-related diseases, including tuberculosis, malaria, HIV/AIDS, Ebola, sleeping sickness, hepatitis C, leishmaniasis, Chagas disease as well as Buruli
In many countries diseases like lymphatic filariasis, Buruli
ulcer, leprosy, tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS are stigmatised.
Desde o ano 2000, o numero de lancamentos vem crescendo; porem, os dois trabalhos observaram que nao houve lancamentos significativos para algumas doencas consideradas ainda mais negligenciadas, como ulcera de Buruli
, dengue, febre tifoide ou febre reumatica (4, 21).
Weiss (2012), "Socio-Cultural Determinants of Timely and Delayed Treatment of Buruli
Ulcer: Implications for Disease Control.
A comparison of DNA extraction procedures for the detection of Mycobacterium ulcerans, the causative agent of Buruli
ulcer, in clinical and environmental specimens.
the worlds leading satellite operator, today announced the deployment of a SATMED e-health platform at Centre de Depistage et de traitement de lUlcre de Buruli
(CDTUB) in Allada, Benin, to improve awareness and healthcare.
coli, Clostridium difficile infections, multi-drug resistant tuberculosis, Acinetobacter infections, infections due to NDM-1 (New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase) producers, the Exserohilum rostratum incident, mucormycosis, Lyme borreliosis, Plasmodium knowlesi, measles, pertussis, and Buruli