In terms of the RTS,S vaccine, I think it’s important to say that it started in the lab of WRAIR and then it got transferred to GSK as was said in here and we had the technology as well as the scientific know-how to progress it forward in development. But then again, it’s important to
Once your child is admitted, you have to stay with them at the hospital. Your work stops and you leave the other kids with no help. Even the livestock suffer: cows, goats, camels – there’s no one to take care of them. All this affects our lives. Leishmaniasis is a neglected infectious disease that’s caused
– We’ve reached a critical period in malaria control. In the last three years that progress has stalled and we are not seeing the same sort of decline that we saw previously and in fact, it’s particularly concerning that 10 African countries noted, reported an increase in malaria cases between 2016 and 2017. So it’s
As we, you know, cheer on RTS,S and its ability to make an impact on global health, we hope that the results that come from the positive impact on global health can be something that we can use for the military.
– Despite the significant progress that’s been made over the past 20 years, malaria is still one of our deadliest diseases. – One child is dying every two minutes of malaria. So this is a really threatening disease, and has been very resistant to many different approaches to try and control it. What we’ve learned