Daily Archives: May 25, 2012

U.S. opposes proposed international org for R&D to meet the health needs of developing countries

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At the World Health Assembly in Geneva this week, representatives are debating whether or not to create a new international organization that would bind countries to fund research and development, or R&D, for neglected diseases – to which every nation would commit to spend at least .01 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) on government-funded […]