Vector attributes

Xenomonitoring of black flies to confirm serologic threshold for onchocerciasis elimination mapping

To determine the appropriate serologic threshold(s) to be used to initiate MDA for onchocerciasis.

Countries: Ethiopia
Diseases: Onchocerciasis

Molecular Characterisation of Anopheles gambiae Heme Oxygenase

Understanding how mosquitoes survive a blood meal


Use of tiny targets to control HAT in Chad

Explore the use of tiny targets to control Human African Trypanosomiasis (HAT) in Chad

Countries: Chad

Effectiveness of tiny target technology in controlling tsetse vectors for HAT

To determine the effectiveness of tiny target technology in controlling tsetse vectors for Human African Trypanomiasis


Molecular tools for insecticide resistance diagnosis in phlebotomine sandflies for sustainable leishmaniasis control and elimination programme

Developing new diagnostic tools to monitor insecticide resistance in sandflies in India

Countries: India
Diseases: Leishmaniasis

Improving the impact of IRS for Visceral Leishmaniasis with enabling integrated decision support systems

Improving effectiveness of vector control against Visceral Leishmaniasis

Diseases: Leishmaniasis

Insecticide resistance in dengue vectors, Jeddah

Defining the insecticide resistance status of dengue vectors in Jeddah and Makkah; essential prerequisite to developing an effective response in the event of an outbreak in these important sites.

Countries: Saudi Arabia

Mapping schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminthiasis in Namibia

Assessing treatment needs for school-aged children and assisting Ministry of Health to develop an effective control programme

Countries: Namibia

Drug formulation for pre-school children

Understanding the basic pharmacology of praziquantel tailored to paediatric setting and developing a treatment access plan for this age class



Helping increase and sustain the scale-up of preventive chemotherapy campaigns in West and Central Africa