Working towards New Drugs against Parasitic Worms in a Public-Development Partnership
Sarah Preston, Robin B Gasser
TRENDS IN PARASITOLOGY | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2018
There is a clear need to develop new and inexpensive drugs to alleviate diseases caused by parasitic worms in animals and humans worldwide. In this article we discuss the roles and advantages of working in public-private partnerships (PPPs) - among academia, industry, and philanthropy - to enable anthelmintic drug discovery.