Published in Vaccine Weekly, November 18th, 2009
Canadian research, published by the journal Health Affairs ("A Business Plan To Help The 'Global South' In Its Fight Against Neglected Diseases"), says roughly 1 billion people worldwide are killed or sickened by "neglected tropical diseases" (NTDs). More than 30 such diseases, caused by worms, protozoa, bacteria, fungi or viruses, afflict the poorest people in the poorest countries, and collectively cause a health...
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