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William Ekong said: “Like the rest of the team, I joined Common Goal because I wanted to use football as a tool to make a difference. I’m proud that we’re partnering with the END Fund to challenge every Nigerian to tackle neglected tropical diseases or NTDs,” External link

guardian-ng Wednesday, June 19, 2019 6:50:00 AM CEST

Michael Pollanen says: “It’s generated a new line of enquiry, because now we know that there is a certain type of brain damage occurring,” External link

bbc-future Saturday, June 8, 2019 4:27:00 AM CEST

Michael Pollanen says: “My intuition says that this is going to be important,” External link

bbc-future Saturday, June 8, 2019 4:27:00 AM CEST

Peter Spencer says: “Though it tends to occur in families, this is a disease that comes and goes,” External link

bbc-future Saturday, June 8, 2019 4:27:00 AM CEST

Peter Spencer says: “The important thing is that this disease was familial and assumed to be genetic in the 1950s,” “By the 2000s, it was clearly disappearing, but geneticists were still desperately trying to come up with some genetic risk factor. Well today it has disappeared from Guam and it’s clearly an environmental disease” External link

bbc-future Saturday, June 8, 2019 4:27:00 AM CEST

Peter Spencer says: “If we’re going to find an answer to this disease, then it’s going to have to be relevant to all three geographic isolates,” “And we can say that a common feature of all isolates of nodding syndrome is a failure of the normal practice of vaccination” External link

bbc-future Saturday, June 8, 2019 4:27:00 AM CEST

Joe McHugh said (about William C Campbell): "I am delighted to announce the establishment of a bursary to recognise a giant in the world of science and preventative medicine and a proud Donegal man, Professor William C Campbell," External link

irishsun Monday, May 20, 2019 12:54:00 PM CEST

Joe McHugh said: "Professor Campbell’s life’s work was ignited by an interest in worms as a child and the effect of fluke on cattle. I’m told he also had an inspiring teacher. I think we should be doing more, both in his home county and through schools, to honour Prof Campbell’s life and legacy and show budding scientists where their interests can take them," "Discussions are ongoing across Government and with education providers in Donegal and elsewhere to ensure we do that" External link

irishsun Monday, May 20, 2019 12:54:00 PM CEST

Onyema Ugochukwu notes (about Emeka Ofor): “On top of all his many commendable qualities, is his unwavering commitment to friendship and relationships. Sir E, stands by his friends through thick and thin. And he does have a lot of friends. I’m happy to count myself among his friends. Hearty Congratulations to Dr Emeka Offor” External link

thisdayonline Sunday, May 19, 2019 2:27:00 AM CEST

Peter Hotez said: “The package of preventive chemotherapy interventions today represents one of the most effective and cost-effective public health interventions of people living in poverty,” “The latest information suggests that preventive chemotherapy may have collateral effects that may extend the benefits to other infectious diseases. It’s important that these interventions are continued or even expanded in the coming years” External link

outbreaknewstoday Friday, May 10, 2019 3:47:00 PM CEST

Prof Dr sagt: „Somit müssen die Wirkstoffe im halbjährlichen bis jährlichen Abstand für die Lebensdauer der Filarien gegeben werden, die mehr als zehn Jahre betragen kann“ External link

idw-online Thursday, March 14, 2019 2:53:00 PM CET

Prof Dr sagt: „Um die Eliminierung der Onchozerkose und lymphatischen Filariose zu beschleunigen, werden deshalb Medikamente benötigt, die auch die erwachsenen Filarien abtöten“ External link

idw-online Thursday, March 14, 2019 2:53:00 PM CET

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