Thanks largely in part to a generous grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, 

Welcome to SIF Sabin's first blog post!

Hookworm affects more than 576 million people across the globe and contributes to an estimated 43 percent reduction in future wage earnings in areas where infected individuals reside.

Ever had an eyelash in your eye?  It's a common--and really painful--experience that almost everyone can relate to.  Now think of the pain experienced in the fe