International Collaborations


Dissecting the Immunological Interplay between Poverty Related Diseases and Helminth Infections: An African-European Research Initiative

IDEA is a project funded by the European Union FP7 program with more than 20 institutes from Europe and Sub-Sahara Africa.

IDEA focuses its efforts on four primary objectives:

IDEA is coordinated by the Lausanne University Hospital (CHUV). EVF has provided the support in project management and has sponsored the HIV vaccine trials (EV06 and EV07).