Posts Categorized: Liberia

The Lancet Book Review: “Anyone Can Absolutely Change The World”

The Lancet, one of the oldest and best known medical journals in the world, recently published in its June issue a book review (PDF) of Righteous Rebels, the story of AHF’s bold history of activism.  Written by award-winning journalist Patrick Range McDonald, Righteous Rebels chronicles AHF’s unlikely rise from a feisty grassroots organization during the 1980s AIDS crisis in Los Angeles…

AHF lauds the research community on an experimental Ebola vaccine that showed 100% efficacy in a clinical trial

LOS ANGELES (December 28, 2016) – Today AHF lauded the publication of clinical trial results in the journal Lancet which showed 100% efficacy in preventing Ebola virus infection among study participants who received an experimental vaccine in Sierra Leone and Guinea. An international consortium of scientists set out to test the effectiveness of a candidate…