The idea is a simple one: restock Africa with a malaria medicine that works.
People keep bringing up the fact that ACTs are expensive, as if it were a reason not to start using them. But what would you rather do - waste money on old cheap drugs that you know don't work or fund a more expensive treatment that will save lives?"
Chairman, Wellcome Trust Southeast Asian Tropical Medicine Research Units and
Professor of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol and Oxford Universities