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    • Brucellosis in low-income and middle-income countries. 

      Rubach, MP; Halliday, JEB; Cleaveland, S; Crump, John Andrew (Curr Opin Infect Dis, 2013-10)
      PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Human brucellosis is a neglected, underrecognized infection of widespread geographic distribution. It causes acute febrile illness and a potentially debilitating chronic infection in humans, and livestock ...
    • Epidemiology of Leptospirosis in Africa: A Systematic Review of a Neglected Zoonosis and a Paradigm for 'One Health' in Africa. 

      Allan, KJ; Biggs, HM; Cleaveland, S; Crump, John Andrew; Halliday, JEB; Kazwala, RR; Maro, Venance P (PLoS Negl Trop Dis, 2015)
      BACKGROUND: Leptospirosis is an important but neglected bacterial zoonosis that has been largely overlooked in Africa. In this systematic review, we aimed to summarise and compare current knowledge of: (1) the geographic ...
    • Priorities for the Priority Review Voucher. 

      Ridley, David Blaine (Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2017-01-11)
      The U.S. Congress created the priority review voucher program in 2007 to encourage development of drugs for neglected diseases. Under the voucher program, the developer of a drug for a neglected or rare pediatric disease ...
    • The roles of patents and research and development incentives in biopharmaceutical innovation. 

      DiMasi, Joseph A; Grabowski, Henry G; Long, Genia (Health Aff (Millwood), 2015-02)
      Patents and other forms of intellectual property protection play essential roles in encouraging innovation in biopharmaceuticals. As part of the "21st Century Cures" initiative, Congress is reviewing the policy mechanisms ...