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Africa bears a disproportionately high burden of globally significant diseases. But the continent has lagged in scientific knowledge production to address its health challenges.
COVID-19 is taking heavy toll on Africa’s already fragile healthcare systems. It has also led to increased R&D for creating long-term solutions that could help the continent.
Africa and other developing regions are largely missing in COVID-19 trials. A new coalition aims to help low- and middle-income countries conduct such trials.