Who/tdr Scientific Working Group on ‘rna Interference as a Means of Identifying Drug Targets for Filariasis’ Report


Control and treatment of these infections is difficult: no vaccines are available, vector control programs have ceased or are threatened by insecticide resistance, and the repertoire of effective drugs is very limited. Onchocerciasis is currently treated with ivermectin; the drugs used for lymphatic filariasis are albendazole, diethylcarbamazine (DEC) and… (More)


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