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New article on PREV_PKDL's contribution in the fight against leishmaniasis

The article titled "Expanding research capacity into neglected tropical diseases" by Prof Dr Paul Kaye was published on July 8th on Pharmaphorum a leading online destination for healthcare and pharmaceutical industry news, insight and debate.


The article examines the challenges of developing tools to fight neglected tropical diseases, in particular leishmaniasis , and how the work developed within the PREV_PKDL project is advancing the search for a safe and efficacious vaccine for post kala-azar dermal leishmaniasis (PKDL).


“Through the capacity-building this project provides, we hope its reach will extend to provide support for research into other tropical diseases”

Read the the full article here: https://pharmaphorum.com/r-d/views-analysis-r-d/expanding-research-capacity-into-neglected-tropical-diseases/

Leishmania mexicana parasites in the amastigote stage, SEM. Credit: University of Oxford, Richard Wheeler. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)