Fast, reliable, easy-to-use diagnostics for the elimination of bilharzia in young children and mothers (freeBILy)

FreeBILy is a clinical trial whose main aim is to improve the therapeutic treatment and diagnosis of bilharzia in mothers and young children by including a test-based treatment in routine care programmes.


  • Microbiology and Parasitology laboratory, ESSA, Antananarivo University, Madagascar
  • Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine, Hamburg, Germany
  • Infectious Diseases department, Tambohobe, Fianarantsoa, Madagascar

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