Shima’s Opinion: Cure for Ebola virus disease. The fast-tracking of ZMapp for human use in the current Ebola outbreak is notable. Shima Gyoh looks into the background od this intriguing development. Shima Gyoh
Francis’ Opinion: Let us all prepare for Ebola. Valuable lessons were learned during the Ebola outbreak in Uganda in 2000. Trying to ensure a legacy to take forward us equally important. Francis Omaswa was in the hot-seat in 2000.
Malaria treatment: From famine to feast: the transformation of the ACT malaria treatment landscape since 2004. Jean-René Kiechel, Senior Project Manager and Advisor; and Graciela Diap, Medical Coordinator, Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative
Severe malaria: Saving more lives from severe malaria. Christian Burri, Clinical Pharmacologist and Parasitologist, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute; and Antionette Tshefu Kitoto, Kinshasa School of Public Health, DRC
Medicine Publishing: Superficial fungal infections. Roberick Hay
Tuberculosis meningitis. Guy Thwaites
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