Finding cures for tropical diseases: is open source an answer?

PLoS Med. 2004 Dec;1(3):e56. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0010056.


The Tropical Disease Initiative will be a Web-based, community- wide effort where scientists from the public and private sectors join together to discover new treatments

MeSH terms

  • Biomedical Research / economics
  • Developing Countries*
  • Drug Costs
  • Drug Industry / economics*
  • Humans
  • Internet
  • Interprofessional Relations
  • Private Sector
  • Research Support as Topic
  • Tropical Medicine / economics*
  • Tropical Medicine / trends