Collaboration aims to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in clinical trials: Henry Ford Health System findings
In-depth interviews were conducted with leaders from U.S. cancer centers with above average recruitment of racial and ethnic minority groups into clinical trials, with the goal of identifying specific strategies that were used to facilitate participation among racial and ethnic minorities.
The Lancet has brought out a new Commission: Building a tuberculosis-free world
The Lancet Commission on Tuberculosis provides critical reflection on progress to-date and a roadmap for countries and their development partners to achieve global commitments towards ending tuberculosis
Every hour 30 people are diagnosed withTB in the European Region: WHO Europe/ECDC joint report
The latest WHO/ECDC report Tuberculosis surveillance and monitoring in Europe 2019 (2017 data) shows that despite an overall decline in numbers of people suffering from TB, the disease remains a major public health challenge
WHO to pave way for strong international governance on human genome editing
WHO’s new advisory committee - on developing global standards for governance and oversight of human genome editing- has agreed to work towards a strong international governance framework in this area.