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The name, Gustav Giemsa, may not be recalled easily by most doctors in Tanzania but the diagnostic technique,...

Tanzanian AI Health Scientists Navigate A ‘Data Desert’ 

In their quest to digitise cancer screening in Tanzania using Artificial Intelligence (AI), Sang’udi Sang’udi and his team...

Dr. Nyambura Is Back As Director At National Lab. But Who Is She?

Dr. Nyambura Moremi has returned to the role of Director at the National Public Health Laboratory (NPHL). A dedicated microbiologist, she had served in the same capacity until 2020...

Tanzania: How Speed-Dating Practice Can Boost Science Journalism

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Tanzania Confirms Marburg Virus Outbreak

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Five deaths recorded as Tanzania investigates ‘possibly contagious disease’

Reports of a possibly contagious disease have emerged in the Kagera region of Tanzania, where five people have...

What Happens When Doctors Get Sick? Personal Experience With Breast Cancer

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Dr. Nyambura Is Back As Director At National Lab. But Who Is She?

Dr. Nyambura Moremi has returned to the role of Director at the National Public Health Laboratory (NPHL). A dedicated microbiologist, she had served in...

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Tanzanian Professor Honored by the American Diabetes Association for International Service

Professor Kaushik Ramaiya, a prominent figure in diabetes care and research, has been recognized by the American Diabetes Association (ADA) with the prestigious 2024...

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Tanzania: Exam Leak Forces 1,330 Nursing Students To Resit

The Tanzania Nursing and Midwifery Council (TNMC) has invalidated the registration and licensing exam results for all 1,330 candidates who sat for the exams...

$9.2 Billion Global Fund Boost To Fight HIV, TB, Malaria In 70 Countries

Global Fund, the world's largest financier of AIDS, TB, and malaria prevention, treatment, and care programs has approved a staggering $9.2 billion in new...

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