Phoenix Rising tells QMUL: release the PACE trial data
Mark Berry, Acting CEO of Phoenix Rising, presents the Board of Directors’ open letter to Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) urging them to release the PACE trial data, and hopes that other non-UK organisations will join British charities in the same request...
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NIH Disease Funding Levels and Burden of Disease (PLoS One, 2011)

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by Snow Leopard, Aug 8, 2011.

  1. Snow Leopard

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    An interesting article, although methodologically flawed since the most underfunded disease categories such as Autism and CFS are left out of the WHO data and thus were not considered in the analysis.

    http://www.ploscollections.org/arti...onid=44B28ECB88B450569C556A00C3A22CAA.ambra01

    The authors conclude that only DALYs are correlated with research funding and the correlation has decreased over the last decade.

    The most disappointing aspect of this article however is that it has only been viewed about 1000 times since January 3. It seems not many are interested in the equity of medical research funding. :(
     

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