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Addressing the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic in low- and middle-income countries

During 2020, a novel coronavirus, severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2), spread to almost all cou [ ... ]

Any COVID-19 vaccine must be safe, efficacious and accessible to everyone

TRIESTE, ITALY. No corners should be cut in assessing the safety and efficacy of any candidate COVID-19 vaccines. We mus [ ... ]

Esta van HeerdenIn 2009, the award went to Dr Esta van Heerden, a biochemistry researcher and Associate Professor in the Department of Microbial, Biochemical and Food Biotechnology at the University of the Free State.