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VAC2VAC project website goes live15 September 2016

VAC2VAC is a wide ranging collaborative research project funded by IMI2 which aims to develop and validate quality testing approaches for both human and veterinary vaccines using non animal methods.  

The initiative  that  started  on  1  March 2016 aims  to  provide  the  data  to  support  the ‘Consistency Approach’ for quality control of established vaccines.  More information on the project and on the participants can now be found under the following link: www.vac2vac.eu.

EVI Annual Report 2015 now available09 September 2016

The EVI 2015 Annual Report provides a detailed insight into all of EVI's activities, projects, important meetings etc.  We hope you will find it not only enlightening, but interesting reading.

EVI moves to new address17 June 2016

As of 15 June 2016 EVI is domiciled at:

European Vaccine Initiative
UniversitätsKlinikum Heidelberg
Vossstrasse 2, Geb. 4040
69115 Heidelberg, Germany

VAC2VAC, a new project funded by the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI2)14 June 2016

European public and private organisations are collaborating in VAC2VAC, a new project funded by the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI2) to develop and validate quality testing approaches for both human and veterinary vaccines using non-animal methods.

EVI is currently offering three exciting positions27 January 2016

Three new positions offering exciting challenges to qualified applicants are now available at EVI: 

Senior Project Manager, deadline 15 March 2016
Project Manager, deadline 15 March 2016
Programme Manager Assistant, deadline 15 March 2016

Postdoc. position in malaria vaccine development at IP30 December 2015

Institut Pasteur currently has a postdoctoral position in malaria vaccine developement.  Applications should be made to Prof. Chetan Chitnis chetan [dot] chitnis [at] pasteur [dot] fr by 15 January 2016

EVI Rendez-Vous 201518 December 2015

EVI extends heartfelt thanks to all our donors, colleagues, collaborators, friends and well wishers, whose presence at this annual event, made it a truly memorable occasion.

EVI wishes you a peaceful, restful Xmas, and we hope to see you at next year's Rendez-Vous.

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Recent article to emerge from the PAMCPH project in PLoS ONE28 October 2015

The full article, entitled "The Influence of Sub-Unit Composition and Expression System on the Functional Antibody Response in the Development of a VAR2CSA Based Plasmodium falciparum Placental Malaria Vaccine", can be accessed via this link.

EURIPRED: Call for application for Free Services02 October 2015

The European Research Infrastructures for Poverty Related Diseases (EURIPRED) has issued the following call:

5th call for application for free services.  List of reagents extended

Deadline: 31 October 2015

EURIPRED services

EDCTP has opening for top executive position02 October 2015

The European and Developing Countries' Clincial Trials partnership (EDCTP) is currently seeking a Director of South-South Cooperation and Head of Africa Office.

Deadline for applications 21 December 2015

Full details