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March 12, 2021

TriageTB kicks off patient recruitment across all three sites, South Africa, the Gambia, and Uganda

The first recruitment phase is scheduled to run until the end of April this year. By then, the goal is to have enrolled approximately 50 participants per site.

November 27, 2020

TriageTB Year 1 Meeting held virtually on November 16-17, 2020

One year into the project, the TriageTB consortium got together virtually for the Year 1 Meeting on November 16-17, 2020.

October 5, 2020

New partner project: ENDxTB aims to evaluate new diagnostics for incident, active, and recurrent TB

TriageTB's new sister project ENDxTB will compare an array of novel tuberculosis tests to identify the best tests for diverse situations and patient groups.

September 30, 2020

WHO publishes report on the progress towards global TB targets

Two years after the UN High Level Meeting on Tuberculosis, the WHO released a progress report last week to take stock of progress made in meeting the global TB targets.

August 17, 2020

EDCTP’s Annual Report 2019 – steering a portfolio for impact

TriageTB's funder, the European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP), published its Annual Report 2019 on August 14, 2020.

July 13, 2020

How TriageTB’s capacity scheme navigates the inherent challenges of long-distance mentoring relationships

Prof Dockrell, Lead for Capacity Building, designed the TriageTB capacity scheme to foster active and mutually beneficial mentoring relationships over long distance.

April 20, 2020

COVID-19 Diagnostics and Testing Online Course launched

The Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND) and the African Society for Laboratory Medicine (ASLM) have developed a free online course on COVID-19 diagnostics and testing.

December 9, 2019

Newspaper article featuring the work of LUMC team

The work of TriageTB consortium members Dr Paul Corstjens and Professor Annemieke Geluk was featured in an article in the local Dutch newspaper Leidsch Dagblad on 4 December 2019.

November 20, 2019

New €3.3 million project TriageTB set out to transform the TB diagnostic landscape

The consortium led by Stellenbosch University will field-validate a rapid point-of-care triage test for active tuberculosis (TB) to make testing faster and easier

January 15, 2020

TriageTB and the next generation of TB scientists

Building on the experience gained in previous joint projects, capacity strengthening is a central element in the TriageTB work plan and one of the project’s key objectives.