Tag Archives: Development

Traditional toys, mobile games join forces for child development

Teknokent at the Middle East Technical University in Ankara has developed new mobile apps that can interact with traditional children’s toys. The apps were developed with the support of the Turkish Scientific and Technological Research Council (TÜBİTAK). These new generation mobile games look to help children’s mental development. With the advancement of technology, the average… Read More »

Priority Review Vouchers Revitalizing Neglected Disease Drug Development

FILE – On Friday, July 20, 2018, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved GlaxoSmithKline’s Krintafel, a one-dose treatment to prevent relapses of malaria. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File) Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) impact more than one in six people worldwide, often the poorest, but are allocated less than 0.5 percent of global pharmaceutical investment. Yet, new… Read More »