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On World Malaria Day, Assessing Progress in the Fight Against a Persistent Disease

Posted on April 25th, 2019 by in Pharma R&D

Today marks the WHO’s worldwide recognition of those affected by malaria and the widespread global effort to develop a cure. The Elsevier Professional Services team exemplifies this effort with the creation of a database covering interactions and functions of P. faciparum proteins. This is the deadliest of the Plasmodium species that cause malaria in human beings.

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Seeds of Hope for Antibiotics Resistance: Plants

Posted on October 10th, 2016 by in Pharma R&D

The concern is not new. It was predictable, and scientists have been warning about it for some time. But there is no question that the worries about antibiotic resistance are mounting, (more…)

U.S. and India Planning to Develop Vaccines Through Public-Private Partnerships

Posted on September 30th, 2016 by in Pharma R&D

With the previous U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton dominating news headlines these days due to her presidential bid, itโ€™s easy to overlook the fact that America has a current Secretary of State hard at work. (more…)