Program intends to develop and test a vaccine against all four major parasitic worm infectio
Op-ed by Tsutomu Takeuchi and Alvaro Arzú Irigoyen in the Huffington Post:
Posted: 06/11/2013 10:49 am
Africa Union Health Ministers Call for Increased Investments to Rid Africa of Neglected Trop
Sabin President Dr. Peter Hotez's latest editorial, titled “Campaign Spending: What Else Can $2 Billion Buy?” was recently published in the Huffington Post. The editorial discusses how the amount of money spent on this year’s presidential campaign could have also been used to treat and control NTDs in various regions around the world.
See the original article in the Huffington Post here.
The open-access journal, PLoS NTDs, celebrated its fifth anniversary. To commemorate this great achievement, the journal compiled editorials and research papers published over the last five years to create a collection, called “The Geopolitics of NTDs.”
The collection focuses on the geographic distribution of NTDs by region to highlight the key differences as well as similarities between the diseases in different areas around the world.