Novel Strategies Involved in Neglected Tropical Diseases
Despite the advancements and progress which has been made in the field of NTD diagnostics over the past few years by some of the research organizations and other stakeholders, there remains a wide gap between the diseases and control. Of the 18 NTDs on the WHO list almost 12 have a significant need for new and innovative diagnostic tests by various advance tools. It is therefore, very important to understand how and where we use the existing tools to make sure that they are giving output in a quality assured manner. The strategy development process also revealed the following sections in the field of NTDs.