Three parasite fighters have won the Nobel Prize in Medicine

William Campbell and Satoshi Omura developed a new drug to treat river blindness and lymphatic filariasis. Youyou Tu discovered a drug that significantly reduces death rates from malaria. William C. Campbell shares the 2015 #NobelPrize in Physiology or Medicine “for their discoveries concerning a novel therapy against infections caused by roundworm parasites”.Campbell and his co-recipient … Read more