Addressing Medical Challenges
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Background: On 27 August 2014, the European Commission (EC) and the European Medicines Agency (EMA) became the second stringent regulatory authority (after Japan in July) to approve new direct-acting...
Statements, Speeches, Letters – Last updated 27 August 2014
2014 Briefing Note The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal is currently being negotiated between the US and eleven other Pacific Rim nations: Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile,...
Briefing – Last updated 13 August 2014
Ma Khin Khin* is a mother of four from Palauk township, around 130 kilometres south of Dawei in Myanmar’s Tanintharyi region. She is the very first MSF patient in Myanmar to receive the...
Web article – Last updated 23 July 2014
Vaccination and treatment must be urgently expanded to stem the epidemic N’djamena/Geneva 1 April 2014: Efforts to contain an ongoing measles epidemic affecting the Chadian capital of N’djamena...
Press Release – Last updated 04 April 2014
URGENT ACTION NEEDED TO TACKLE GLOBAL DRUG-RESISTANT TB THREAT Geneva, 21 March 2014 - A new briefing paper by Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) outlines why the...
Press Release – Last updated 20 August 2014
4 March, 2014, Geneva - French pharmaceutical company Sanofi Pasteur has announced a deal with UNICEF to supply significant quantities of its inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) to countries on a tiered...
Statements, Speeches, Letters – Last updated 04 March 2014
In a Hindu BusinessLine article dated 3 February 2014, Gilead indicated it would charge $2,000 per 24 week treatment course for the hepatitis C drug sofosbuvir that was recently approved by both the...
Statements, Speeches, Letters – Last updated 07 February 2014
Pathway to affordable, quality-assured sources of pegylated interferon alpha for treating hepatitis C
Introduction: The current pipeline of promising oral hepatitis C drugs could lead to a revolution in treatment for this disease in both developed and developing countries. At present, the recommended...
In Medical Journals / Research Articles – Last updated 07 February 2014
24 January 2014 134th WHO Executive Board meeting – Agenda item 10.6: Antimicrobial resistance In contexts ranging from child nutritional centres in Niger to adult trauma sites in Syria,...
Statements, Speeches, Letters – Last updated 24 January 2014
21 January 2014 134th WHO Executive Board meeting – Agenda item 10.5: Preparedness, surveillance and response: Hepatitis New oral treatments set to become available in coming months will...
Statements, Speeches, Letters – Last updated 21 January 2014