B. Joanne Power gives us a summary of the conference highlights from BioMalPar XV, including new strategies for vector control and new insights into the malaria parasite.
We’re excited to announce the return of our photography competition ‘Infectious Images’! Following some great entries last year the competition is once again open, giving you the opportunity to share any images that represent your work in the field of infectious diseases.
In this infographic we give you a visual snapshot of the antibiotics introduced for gonorrhea and a timeline of when resistance was first identified, in addition to setting out some of the primary resistance mechanisms.
Take a look at this month’s industry headlines including US FDA approvals for Mavyret (hepatitis C) and Dengvaxia, a rejection for Contepo and profits for Gilead Sciences.
Take a look at this month’s industry headlines including news from ViiV Healthcare on long-acting and single dose formulations, sales for Eli Lilly and the possible development of a plague vaccine.
Take a look at this month’s industry headlines including news on Sanofi’s Dengvaxia® vaccine from the USA and the Philippines, clinical trial results for RSV vaccines and HIV injectables and new acquisitions for Merck.
Some of the challenges with mass ivermectin administration could be addressed with new drugs or drug combinations with higher effect for the parasite – leading us to ask, what new treatments are currently in the clinical pipeline?