THURSDAY, MAY 25, 2017

LED-FM provides faster, more efficient TB diagnosis

A technique known as LED-FM was recently proven to diagnose tuberculosis faster and more efficiently than other currently used methods. Read More »

U.S. to provide $450 billion to GAVI for vaccines

Dr. Rajiv Shah, administrator for the U.S. Agency for International Development, has announced that the United States will contribute $450 million to the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunizations over the next three years. Read More »

USAID praises lowering of vaccine prices for poorest countries

The head of the U.S. Agency for International Development recently praised the vaccine industry for reducing the prices for its vaccines in the world Read More »

USAID praises lowering of vaccine prices for poorest countries

The head of the U.S. Agency for International Development recently praised the vaccine industry for reducing the prices for its vaccines in the world Read More »

USAID praises lowering of vaccine prices for poorest countries

The head of the U.S. Agency for International Development recently praised the vaccine industry for reducing the prices for its vaccines in the world Read More »

USAID praises lowering of vaccine prices for poorest countries

The head of the U.S. Agency for International Development recently praised the vaccine industry for reducing the prices for its vaccines in the world Read More »

Report says thousands of lives have been saved by malaria countermeasures

The U.S. Agency for International Development reported in its annual survey that thousands of lives have been saved from malaria thanks to the recent increased efforts of U.S. and international health agencies. Read More »

U.S. and Russia team up to fight polio

The U.S. government and the Russian Federation Government have signed a Protocol of Intent on Cooperation for the Global Eradication of Polio to counteract the recent polio outbreaks in Central Asia and Russia. Read More »

University Research Co. awarded funds to fight TB

University Research Co., LLC, has been awarded $225 million for a five year project to fight tuberculosis in countries most affected by the highly contagious and deadly bacterial infection. Read More »

Capitol Hill briefing addresses neglected tropical diseases

Government officials, researchers and pharmaceutical representatives agreed last week at the Congressional Malaria and NTD Caucus in Washington, D.C., that progress is being made to curb neglected tropical diseases. Read More »

Clinton urges renewed commitment to battling TB

In remarks March 24, World Tuberculosis Day, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton urged everyone to "reaffirm our commitment to tackle this deadly disease together." Read More »

Crucell appoints new chief medical officer

LEIDEN, Netherlands Read More »