The Time is Now for Antimicrobial Research and Development in Africa

6 Dec 2019 - 11:00

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) has been an ongoing threat to public health in South Africa as well as other countries in Africa. Disturbingly, the burden in the continent from infectious diseases has also been on the rise. Part of the reason is the persistence of infections associated with tropical regions as well as the higher rates of poverty and greater spread of drug resistance. 

 

Read more about what Greg and Kelly have to say about Antimicrobial R&D in Africa: https://revive.gardp.org/bringing-antimicrobial-research-and-development-to-africa-the-time-is-now/