Tropical Parasitic Diseases - the challenge of developing effective treatments.
- At: Stockholm (Sweden) (2017)
- Type: Presentation
- By: FAIRLAMB, Alan (University of Dundee, School of Life Sciences, Dundee, United Kingdom)
- Co-author(s): Alan H Fairlamb: School of Life Sciences, University of Dundee, Dundee, United Kingdom
By the turn of this century, only a handful of new drugs had been developed over the past 25 years for tropical parasitic diseases. Many of these drugs were repurposed from veterinary or anticancer research and development (R&D) programmes. Many were judged not fit-for-purpose for the treatment of poverty-related diseases due to factors such as.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.