Rotavirus Breast Milk Analysis

862
mom and baby
Rotavirus Breast Milk Analysis
United States of America
To collect breast milk in mothers with infants less than 6 months of age in developing and developed countries in order to maximize levels of antibody response to rotavirus and compare the inhibitory effect of maternal antibodies on vaccine strains.
Emory National Science & Technology Council; Glaxo SmithKline Biologicals s.a.
CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases

Preventing Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV and HBV

679
pregnant woman
Preventing Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV and
China
To help CDC increase understanding of the effectiveness of using maternal tenofovir containing combination drug during the second and third trimesters of pregnancy for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV and HBV in co-infected mothers.
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
CDC's National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

Preconception Health Mobile Application

893
pregnant woman
Preconception Health Mobile Application
United States of America
To develop a preconception health mobile application that will serve as one of the intervention components of the national Show Your Love campaign developed by the Preconception Health and Health Care Initiative. The campaign is designed to improve the health of women and babies by promoting preconception health and healthcare.
Anthem, Inc.
CDC's National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities

Maternal and Reproductive Health in Tanzania

869
Tanzania children
Maternal and Reproductive Health in Tanzania
Tanzania
To focus on improving family planning and maternal health in Tanzania's Kigoma region in the third phase of this project involving CDC, Thamini Uhai and EngenderHealth.
Bloomberg Philanthropies; Fondation H & B Agerup
CDC’s National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion; CDC’s National Center for Global Health

Maternal and Perinatal Death Surveillance

909
Malaysia mom and baby
Maternal and Perinatal Death Surveillance
Malaysia
To reduce maternal and perinatal death globally through strengthening implementation of Maternal and Perinatal Death Surveillance and Response (MPDSR) systems and advise WHO and partners on guidance, standards of practice and tools to help achieve the post-MDG maternal and newborn goals and targets.
World Health Organization
CDC’s National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

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Health Outcomes and Measures of the Environment

780
mother and baby
Health Outcomes and Measures of the Environment
Ohio, USA
United States of America
To analyze data through the Health Outcomes and Measures of the Environment (HOME) study, a prospective birth cohort of mothers and their children from Cincinnati, Ohio, who have been followed from the second trimester of pregnancy until the child is around 8 years old. A thousand human serum and 74 milk samples will be analyzed for persistent organic pollutants (POPs) and serum lipids, and measurements of polyfluoroalkyl chemicals (PFCs) in approximate 800 serum samples will be taken. The data will be essential to showing the levels of serum of POPs and PFCs in the HOME cohort at age 1, 2, 3 and 5 years of age.
Brown University School of Public Health; Previous Partners: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine; Simon Fraser University
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health

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