GAIA develops a new case definition addressing Zika

Zika is a mosquito-borne virus that was first identified in Uganda in 1947 in rhesus monkeys, and in humans in 1952 in Uganda and the United Republic of Tanzania. The Zika virus is transmitted to people through the bite of an infected mosquito (Aedes aegypti in...

GAIA presented at the 3rd INMIS in The Gambia

GAIA project coordinator, Dr Jan Bonhoeffer, made a 30-minute presentation of the GAIA project in the framework of the 3-day “Global Strategies for Global Impact” Symposium, organised on November 4-6 2015 in The Gambia (West Africa). In a session called “Initiatives...

GAIA participation at the WHO-GVSI stakeholder meeting

GAIA project coordinator, Dr Jan Bonhoeffer, briefly presented the GAIA project to the Global Vaccine Safety Initiative (GVSI) Committee in the framework of the 2-day stakeholder meeting organised on October 14-15 2015 in Evian-les-Bains (France) that counted with the...