Tag: "forgotten" at biology news
Tropical dry forests receive international recognition
... rainforests, yet the tropical dry forest is being forgotten
even though the most fertile soils are there," said Sanchez-Azofeifa, who hails from Costa Rica. "It's a mystery to me why, when both ecosystems are in danger one is ignored over the other." Tropical dry forests once made up 42 per cent of all fores...
A New Era of Hope for the World's Most Neglected Diseases
...s Initiative (DNDi) has called these patients “the forgotten
people.?/p> The conventional wisdom is that the outlook for such patients is hopeless. As one of us has argued, “[They] have no purchasing power, no vocal advocacy group is pleading for their needs, and no strategic interests—military or security...
Public Library of Science to launch new, open access journal on neglected tropical diseases
...ngton University. "For centuries, these have been forgotten
diseases among forgotten
people. We hope this journal will help to turn back the tide of neglect." Dr. Hotez will discuss ...