Offering patients more: how the West Africa Ebola outbreak can shape innovation in therapeutic research for emerging and epidemic infections

@inproceedings{Rojek2017OfferingPM,
  title={Offering patients more: how the West Africa Ebola outbreak can shape innovation in therapeutic research for emerging and epidemic infections},
  author={Amanda M Rojek and Peter Horby},
  booktitle={Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences},
  year={2017}
}
Although, after an epidemic of over 28 000 cases, there are still no licensed treatments for Ebola virus disease (EVD), significant progress was made during the West Africa outbreak. The pace of pre-clinical development was exceptional and a number of therapeutic clinical trials were conducted in the face of considerable challenges. Given the on-going risk… CONTINUE READING