Tag Archives: Neglected
Base stations’ ‘headlights’ often neglected factor – the right antenna tilt can improve network capacity by up to 20 percent and performance even more
by E-SMART (Eritrean Sanctions Must Be Annulled and Repealed Today)-a collaboration of the Eritrean Diaspora http://www.eritrean-smart.org/
By Thandisizwe Mgudlwa
“The Future Of Healthcare in Africa” / Report by The Economist Intelligence Unit gives high level picture of the continent’s healthcare challenges
SEATTLE, Jan. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Infectious Disease Research Institute (IDRI) announced its technical support of the Sabin Vaccine Institute’s (Sabin) first ever Phase 1 clinical trial of a human hookworm vaccine candidate, which began last week in Brazil. The trial is a very significant and a critical step toward developing a vaccine that would reduce the global burden of human hookworm by providing effective long-term protection for those who are most at risk.
Partners pledge innovative, coordinated action aimed at new World Health Organisation goals
GENEVA, Jan. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi) and Abbott (NYSE: ABT) have signed a four-year joint research and non-exclusive licensing agreement to undertake research on new treatments for several of the world’s most neglected tropical diseases, including Chagas disease, helminth infections, leishmaniasis and sleeping sickness. Through this collaboration, DNDi and Abbott scientists will focus initial efforts on discovering and advancing novel antimicrobial agents with activity against these neglected diseases.
AZLE, Texas, Jan. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The International Elephant Foundation (IEF) today announced that it is providing more than $225,000 to support 19 elephant conservation projects for 2012.