In this regular feature on Breakthroughs, we highlight some of the most interesting reads in global health research from the past week
From the Breakthroughs Blog: Pneumonia
Research Roundup: Wearable immunization trackers, a potential pneumonia vaccine, and a newly recommended typhoid vaccine
In this regular feature on Breakthroughs, we highlight some of the most interesting reads in global health research from the past week.
Research Roundup: a new contraceptive option, China’s role in global health R&D, and vaccines for MERS and pneumonia
Last week, GHTC member PATH launched the Caya® contoured diaphragm in the United States, after developing and testing nearly 200 prototypes to ensure the product was safe, effective, and user friendly.
Mark Alderson, PhD, is the director of the pneumococcal vaccine project at PATH, a nonprofit international organization based in Seattle, Washington, specializing in global health. In this guest post, he writes about PATH’s efforts to develop new vaccines to fight pneumonia among children.