Ebola: Treatments and vaccines could help bring outbreak under control
Interview on experimental treatments and vaccines with Dr Bertrand Draguez, MSF Medical Director
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TAKE ACTION TO FIX THE TPP
The recent leak of theTrans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement negotiation text confirms our worst fears that access to affordable medicines is in grave danger. Ask the US Government to stop it's attack to affordable medicines »
Help our doctors reach more children
Every year, one in five kids worldwide isn’t fully vaccinated. That’s more than 22 million young lives at risk in one year alone. Our doctors in the field see the consequences every day: children sick and dying of preventable diseases.
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Why We Need Open Source Pharma
The current system of developing medicines is inefficient and we often don't get the type of new medicines we need. Open source R&D is key to achieving alternative business models for medicines.
MSF Access Director, Manica Balasegaram, writes on @Medium
What is the Campaign?
Médecins Sans Frontières set up the Access Campaign in 1999 to push for access to, and the development of life-saving and life prolonging medicines, diagnostic tests and vaccines for patients in MSF programmes and beyond.
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