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Technology to Fight Malaria, Zika, and Other Mosquito-Related Diseases Is Being Blocked. Why?

Every year, mosquitos infect 500 million people with diseases and mosquito-borne illnesses claim nearly a …

A Sustainable Movement to Curb Cancer in Africa

In just two years, BIO Ventures for Global Health (BVGH) has made significant progress in …

Cancer Surpasses Malaria as Top Public Health Threat in Africa

Africa is known for its diverse cultures, expansive landscapes, dramatic coastlines, luscious forests and exotic …

Like It or Not, Africa’s Future Lies in GM Crops

Short-sighted opposition to biotechnology leaves farmers across the continent at the mercy of pests, disease …

ICYMI: Hope and Cures for Africa

For individuals and families across the globe, what were once considered deadly or debilitating diseases …

#BIO2017: A Peek at Pavilions | Sub-Saharan Africa

Breaking Buzz is BIO’s newest blog series that reaches across the globe to bring you …

BVGH Releases Report on BIO 2016 International Convention Activities

BIO Ventures for Global Health (BVGH), an organization dedicated to improving global health through programs …

"Know GMO" Documentary Stops in Africa

“Know GMO” is a documentary in development meant to provide “an uplifting discussion about food” …

The Last Thing Africa Needs to be Debating is GMOs

The point I am about to make has been made before, but I like to …

Out of Africa: Biomedical Innovation and Expertise

Scientific research holds the key to unlocking creative and effective solutions for alleviating the burden …