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PhD thesis: Experimental studies on the ecology and evolution of drug-resistant malaria parasites

January 26, 2010 - 14:39 -- Silvie Huijben

Drug resistance is a serious problem in health care in general, and in malaria treatment in particular, rendering many of our previously considered ‘wonder drugs’ useless. Recently, large sums of money have been allocated for the continuous development of new drugs to replace the failing ones. We seem to be one step behind the evolution of antimalarial resistance; is it possible to get one step ahead?

Open Access | Commentary: Drug procurement, the Global Fund and misguided competition policies

January 5, 2010 - 20:50 -- Ingeborg van Schayk
Author(s): 
Richard Tren, Kimberly Hess, Roger Bate
Reference: 
Malaria Journal 2009, 8:305 (22 December 2009)

In an effort to increase competition and decrease price, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria recently began asking some grant recipients to use international competitive bidding processes for certain drug purchases.

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