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WORLD ANTIBIOTIC AWARENESS WEEK 18 – 24 November 2019

Sunday, 3 November, 2019

  The future of antibiotics depends on all of us. Each November, World Antibiotic Awareness Week (WAAW) aims to increase global awareness of antibiotic resistance and to encourage best practices among the general public, health workers and policy makers to avoid the further emergence and spread of antibiotic resistance. Since…

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INGID representation at 12th Moroccan Congress of IDP’s Marrakesh

Tuesday, 15 October, 2019

Recently, INGID was represented at the 12th Moroccan Congress of IDP’s Marrakesh by Ms Theo GROSSE-KREUL Ms GROSSE-KREUL travelled to Marakesh Morocco to undertake some teaching to local nursing staff on the topic of  Immunoglobulin: Push method.  As you can see from the image below, Theo was presented with a…

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Gene therapy : new and emerging treatment for some living with PID

Wednesday, 2 October, 2019

Immunologist Janine Reichenbach is undertaking research into serious congenital immune deficiencies. And she is developing gene therapies – for some patients the last hope of a cure   As more and nore of our pateints may undergo this therapy, the following link may provide some useful insights: https://www.news.uzh.ch/en/articles/2019/Immunologin-Reichenbach.html

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WHO acknowledges essential diagnostics for PIDs

Wednesday, 2 October, 2019

Primary immunodeficiency (PID) diagnostic tests have been included in the World Health Organization (WHO)’s Essential Diagnostics List (EDL) published by WHO on July 9, 2019. The inclusion of PID diagnostics tests follows a successful joint application by IPOPI and IUIS (International Union of Immunological Societies) which was supported by numerous other organisations…

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