Science Daily (Sandy Hook, CT: 15.1 million unique monthly visits)
February 1, 2017
A fungal form of meningitis leads to more than 600,000 deaths in Africa every year and is responsible for 20 percent of HIV/AIDS-related deaths globally, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. An existing medicine could help curb these numbers, but its cost has been a barrier to access in some places. Now, scientists report in the ACS journal Organic Process Research & Development a more affordable way to make the drug.
Eight media outlets, including Phys.Org (Tilburg, Netherlands: 9.3 million unique monthly visits), Digital Journal (Toronto, Canada: 570,000 unique monthly visits), Drug Discovery & Development (Rockaway, NJ: 96,600 unique monthly visits) and Pharmaceutical Processing (Rockaway, NJ: 29,000 unique monthly visits) covered the story.