This document is intended to provide an overview of American trypanosomiasis or Chagas’ disease. It is meant for both medical and non-medical readers, and seeks to present a comprehensive view on both...
Last updated 3 August 2006
This document provides an overview of present issues surrounding the control of human African trypanosomiasis (HAT), or sleeping sickness, caused by the parasite Trypanosoma brucei gambiense. It is meant...
Last updated 1 July 2006
Although effective tools exist to identify and treat malaria – one of the main infectious diseases responsible for high mortality, especially among children in sub-Saharan Africa – Médecins Sans...
Last updated 30 September 2008
Report of the conference held in March 2002 in New York, summarising key issues and findings, including extent of the crisis in R&D for drugs for neglected diseases, possible solutions (PPPs, governmental...
Last updated 12 April 2002
This MSF report to the national AIDS committee of Thailand describes access to HIV/AIDS drugs in Thailand and issues related to TRIPS– including US pressure on Thailand to adopt “TRIPS plus” standards...
Last updated 1 August 1999
Sources and prices of selected drugs and diagnostics for people living with HIV/AIDS- Spanish version
A joint UNICEF, UNAIDS, WHO and MSF document providing market information to help procurement agencies make informed decisions on the source of drugs and to serve as the basis for negotiating affordable...
Last updated 1 May 2002
Highlight: · GSK has announced reductions in ARV prices for Least Developed Countries and Sub-Saharan Africa as well as countries with eligible Global Fund and PEPFAR projects. The prices include...
Last updated 4 March 2008
This is the fifth edition of 'Untangling the web of price reductions: a pricing guide for the purchase of ARVs for developing countries', the first edition was published in October 2001.
Last updated 17 December 2003
This is the fourth edition of 'Untangling the web of price reductions: a pricing guide for the purchase of ARVs for developing countries', the first edition was published in October 2001.
Last updated 26 May 2003
This is the third edition of 'Untangling the web of price reductions: a pricing guide for the purchase of ARVs for developing countries', the first edition was published in October 2001.
Last updated 3 December 2002