Tropical Diseases

June 2013
Harvard International Review;Summer2013, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p6
Academic Journal
The article calls for the right fight against Neglected Tropical Diseases, a collection of 13 different pathogens that are problems primarily in developing countries. A study conducted by the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine and Imperial College London in England estimated the amount of fund needed to reach all patients affected with infectious diseases in sub-Saharan Africa. It suggests the need to rebalance the priorities of the health community in favor of practicality.


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