The supply chain for artemisinin, the key drug in artemisinin combination therapies (ACTs), is complex and challenging.
30% of needed supply of artemisinin is produced semi-synthetically by Sanofi, while the remainder must come from A. annua plant extraction.
Will the crop supply enough material for global demand?
Zagaya is working to ensure affordable access of these life-saving drugs for all in need.
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The time is now to REGISTER to attend the 2015 World Malaria Day Symposium (and reception hosted by our official sponsor, PATH)! Friday, April 24 at Clark Kerr Hall at UC Berkeley. Our Keynote Speakers are Dr. Patrick Duffy and Dr. Ashley Birkett. Hope to see you there!
Human life has value, and no one wants others to die unnecessarily. Malaria has been eliminated in so much of our globe already (maps courtesy UCSF Global Health group), that we know global elimination is close. Make a difference in the fight against malaria; collaborate, partner and share our knowledge for a malaria-free world! Learn more