New guide lists a set of core principles for strengthening research capacity in low- and middle-income countries.
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Researchers use free Malaria Boxes to hunt for possible drugs, and now Pathogen Boxes are promised in 2015.
The world’s first vaccine against leprosy is set for toxicology testing this year and clinical trial by 2015.
Limited surveillance in poor nations is also hitting attempts to stop the rise of drug-resistant microbes, it says.
This image gallery showcases an exhibition on the effects of cluster bombs and efforts to help those injured by them.
This audio slideshow explains how a Thai research centre is fighting a more-dangerous strain of the parasite.
In this video, discover how a new molecular biology laboratory could boost the nation’s genetic research.
This audio slideshow explains how a Thai clinic helps Burmese refugees and trains ethnic minority health workers.
South African trials test devices to detect the most infectious tuberculosis patients and track their movements.
Tapping into local knowledge is the best way to assess each slum’s most urgent needs, a conference has heard.
The Centers for Disease Control aims to help 30 high-risk nations boost their resistance to deadly pathogens.
In this podcast, we meet the researchers behind a trial that is taking a different approach to tackling the disease.
Moves to boost statistical capabilities for post-2015 development goals should include disabled people, says Sue Coe.