Reviving Viruses To Thwart AMR
March 5, 2019
“Antimicrobial resistance is a more immediate threat to human health than climate change,” writes epidemiologist Steffanie Strathdee, and it’s worsening with overuse of antibiotics and a lack of alternatives.
Race Against Malaria
July 26, 2018
Southeast Asia is a breeding ground for drug-resistant malaria strains that spread elsewhere, and the disease’s alarming rise in Cambodia has scientists working overtime to stop the spread.
Criminal Treatment for Kenyans with TB
June 29, 2018
Until 2016, Kenyans suffering from multidrug-resistant tuberculosis who were unable to finish prescribed courses of treatment—which often involve arduous daily treks to health facilities and could last for 20 months with debilitating physical side-effect