DEGREE: The Disadvantaged Populations Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate (eGFR) Epidemiology Study

Dates: April 2017 – ongoing DEGREE Executive: Neil Pearce, Ben Caplin, Kristina Jakobsson, Ajay Singh, Ricardo Correa Rotter, Jason Glaser. DEGREE Steering Committee: Dorothea Nitsch, Liam Smeeth, Antonio Bernabe-Ortiz, Emmanuel Burdmann, Marvin Gonzalez-Quiroz, Vivekanand Jha, Rick Johnson, Prabdheep Kaur, Pronpimolk Kongtip, Hans Kromhout, Adeera Levin, Magdalena Madero Rovalo, Moffat Nyirenda, Cristina O’Callaghan-Gordo, Pablo Perel, Dorairaj […]

Correlates of immunity and the influence of co-infections on protection against infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis following BCG immunisation at birth

Funding organisations: Wellcome Trust External collaborators: MRC / UVRI Research Unit on AIDS Staff: Gyaviira Nkurunungi (Laboratory technician) Start year: 2009 End year: 2012 Tuberculosis remains a major threat to human health, and control measures involving case-finding and treatment are hampered by logistical difficulties and a reservoir of latent infection comprising approximately one third of […]