The pages in this Chapter show the Galien Award winning Products for 2010 RotaTeq/xTAG/Coartem
The Chapter for each year includes an introduction followed by:
- YouTube coverage of the Award Winning Products for the specific year
- Index list of the winning Products followed by the product details for each Winner
- Tweets or Tributes left for each product.
Were you part of the Award Winning Team, or perhaps you were a patient?
Please begin your message by stating the name of the Product and whether you are a Researcher or a Patient.Award Winning Team Members 2009 Next
2010 - Best Pharmaceutical Agent: Coartem® - Novartis
Prior to artemisinin-based combination thérapies (ACTs) like Coartem, monotherapies were used to treat malaria. However, over the past decade, émergence and spread of resistance to monotherapy treatments have developed, which has led to a resurgence of infection and malaria deaths.There is now serious resistance to previously effective therapies, notably chloroquine and sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine, in much of Africa and South-East Asia.Laureate 2010 Previous