The first NCOH annual scientific meeting, organized by Leiden University and the LUMC on June 19th, was a great success, with about 120 people attending, and many new contacts and connections made.
In the second round of the programme Antibiotic Resistence 57 project ideas were submitted. These projects will contribute to the prevention of reduction of antibiotic resistence, with the ‘OneHealth’ approach and behavioural changes as possible perspectives for research.
On 9 March 2017, Wageningen University & Research celebrated its 99th Dies Natalis with the theme ‘Towards a global one health’.
NACTAR stands for Novel Antibacterial Compounds and Therapies Antagonizing Resistance. This research programme on the development of new antibiotics and alternatives is commissioned by the Dutch Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport and NWO-domain TTW and connects to the National Antibiotic Development Platform (NADP).
NCOH Student Travel Grant
The NCOH awards a number of travel grants to PhD students of NCOH Partners selected to present their abstract at an international One Health-related academic conference.
NCOH in the media
Marion Koopmans about disease X in the Telegraph - telegraph.co.uk
Ron Fouchier about the possibility to treat pancreatic cancer effectively - Life Sciences & Health 010, Nr3 | 2018, page 36-37
Winnen we de oorlog tegen resistente bacteriën? - nemokennislink.nl
Marc Bonten reacts on use of bacteriophage against AMR - reflectionsipc.com
Ebola in Congo: moeten we een nieuwe epidemie vrezen? - Nieuws en Co (NL)
Ebola-uitbraak Congo leidt waarschijnlijk niet tot grote epidemie - Nieuws & Co (NL)
Ontdekking drie nieuwe virussen - BNR Spitsuur (NL)
Gilles van Wezel explains how to find new antibiotics - RTL Nieuws (NL)
Marc Bonten reacts on ominous reports from CDC - Telegraaf TV (NL)
About Zika and AMR during ECCMID 2016 - Radio 1 (NL)
Bonten and Wagenaar on antibiotic resistance - BNR Radio (NL)
Marion Koopmans and David Heymann on Zika - Nieuwsuur (NL)
NCOH mentioned in report on Antibiotic RD Initiatives (2016 Dutch EU Presidency)