Daily Archives: August 9, 2016

In diagnostics, capacity building, coordination and new medicines, we’re reading why preparedness makes all the difference

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Why the world needs an essential diagnostics list – When a  man in Angola’s capital city fell ill and died last December, the four weeks that passed before laboratory testing confirmed the cause gave the current yellow fever outbreak in that country a running start. “Without diagnostics,” as this Forbes piece puts it, “medicine is […]