An innovative approach to eradicate tuberculosis in Uganda

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This project will follow a programme from the University of Bordeaux in Uganda, aimed at screening children from remote areas for tuberculosis to detect it at an early stage and to compensate the healthcare deficits in the country’s in

  • €5,256 Budget in Euros
  • 2018-09-01 Final release date
  • 1 Round winner
  • 1 Location
  • 3 Durations in months

Tuberculosis rages in Uganda, one of the world's most affected countries by this disease. Tuberculosis is a lethal disease unless it is treated at an early stage. This year, researchers from the University of Bordeaux have launched TB-speed, a four-year programme aimed at screening children from remote areas for tuberculosis to detect it at an early stage and to compensate the healthcare deficits in the country’s infrastructure.

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