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PLoS Launches New Collection On Control, Elimination Of Human Helminthiases

“The April 2012 issue of PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases features the launch of a new collection, ‘A research agenda for the control and elimination of human helminthiases,'” the PLoS “Speaking of Medicine” blog reports. According to the blog, “The collection includes a series of eight reviews from the Disease Reference Group on Helminth Infections (DRG4) that, taken together, outline a research and development (R&D) agenda for the control and elimination of helminth diseases of humans” (4/24).