澳门金沙官方娱乐网站:Promising TB drug begins clinical trials

2019-03-02 08:16:10

MUCH-criticised as they are, “public-private partnerships” between governments, charities and multinational drug companies seem at last to be delivering the goods. Last week, a public-private partnership (PPP) called the TB Alliance started clinical trials of PA-824, a promising TB drug. It follows a major development in the fight against malaria last October when another PPP, the Malaria Vaccine Initiative, announced the most promising results yet with a vaccine. All existing TB drugs are at least 30 years old,