February 16, 2012

Research Roundup: What we’re reading this week

Senior Program Assistant

In this regular feature on Breakthroughs, we highlight some of the most interesting reads in global health research from the past week.

President Obama releases his fiscal year 2013 budget with mixed reviews for global health research and development.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is making headway in tuberculosis research in Kenya.

New ways of preserving vaccines are about to enter field trails in Vietnam. This technology could be used around the world.

Data sharing can be the catalyst to more research and development for neglected tropical diseases.

Scientists show how some cells in the body can repel attacks from HIV.