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Clinical trials in Africa a global imperative


African centres are today increasingly involved in research on non-communicable diseases.


By Dr Lutz Hegemann | 6 months ago

Why Africa lags behind in clinical medicine trials

Why Africa lags behind in clinical medicine trials

Currently, only 56 drugs are on trial from Africa out of 1,098 worldwide.

Mactilda Mbenywe | 7 months ago

Coast faces more risk of dengue fever thanks to climate change

Dengue is spread by mosquitos that bite people during the day, which explains why women are the most affected.

Beldeen Waliaula | 8 months ago

Mosquito-borne illnesses could increase thanks to climate change, experts warn

Published in Yale School of Environment the team found that yellow fever, dengue, chikungunya, and Zika had been on the rise.

Mactilda Mbenywe | 8 months ago