FasterCures offers framework for global pathogen monitoring

2021-06-08

The world has the capability to detect emerging pathogens, but surveillance and response must be coordinated globally, and a framework developed by FasterCures, a center of the Milken Institute, recommends building local capacity and establishing a nongovernmental coordinating center to work with governments, existing institutions and the private sector. "The COVID-19 pandemic showed the fault lines of what we thought we were prepared for," says FasterCures Associate Director Carly Gasca.

Full story:

FasterCures SmartBrief

News that examines speeding discovery and development of new therapies by looking at issues in science and technology, law and regulation, economics and finance, and society and ethics.

Designed specifically for those in pursuit of medical solutions, FasterCures SmartBrief is a FREE twice-weekly newsletter. Providing targeted news from hundreds of top industry sources, FasterCures SmartBrief keeps you informed about important medical solutions news.