Yaws eradication will need millions of donated antibiotics, says WHO

28th February 2014

World Health Organisation says bacterial skin disease requires drug companies to give large supplies of single-dose tablets.

The World Health Organisation has stepped up efforts to eradicate yaws, described as the “forgotten disease”, after the discovery of a single-dose oral antibiotic that can cure it.

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