Inside the WCIP
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Tue, 11 May 2021 13:44:00 BST
In the third and final part of this series, Dr Federica Giordani considers the professional dispute that errupted once trypanosomes were found to be the cause of sleeping sickness and the legacy of Aldo Castellani.
Wed, 05 May 2021 11:54:00 BST
In the second part of this series, Dr Federica Giordani relays the personality clashes and mistaken assumptions that dogged the first British Sleeping Sickness Commission - until a key observation was made.
Thu, 29 Apr 2021 10:49:00 BST
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 11:33:00 BST
Wed, 26 Jul 2017 10:42:00 BST
Dr Fernando Fernandez-cortes talks about our basic approach to understanding parasitic diseases, and how 'chinks in their armour' can be used to develop effective drugs for treating infected individuals and animals.