Designing drugs for parasitic diseases of the developing world

PLoS Med. 2005 Aug;2(8):e210. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0020210. Epub 2005 Aug 30.


McKerrow outlines three new strategies, all originating within academic centers, that provide a new drug pipeline for treating parasitic diseases.

MeSH terms

  • Antiparasitic Agents / economics
  • Antiparasitic Agents / therapeutic use*
  • Developing Countries*
  • Drug Design*
  • Humans
  • Parasitic Diseases / drug therapy*
  • Parasitic Diseases / economics


  • Antiparasitic Agents