First Comprehensive Global Effort To Address Intestinal Worm Infections In Children Launched In Cameroon

Sun, 25 Feb 2007 02:00 PM EST

... Johnson & Johnson and The Task Force for Child Survival and Development ("the Task Force") today formally launched a partnership designed to help reduce the burden of soil transmitted helminthiasis (STH), an infection of intestinal worms, in children. The announcement was made at a ceremony in Cameroon, where millions of children are infected with or at risk of STH. [click link for full article] ...