Every year, millions of people fall ill with Chagas or sleeping sickness. Both diseases are caused by parasites. Researchers have discovered a weak spot in those parasites, which may be a key to a potentially life-saving drug.
Researchers at Helmholtz Munich are working toward a world without diabetes. They are not doing so alone, but with a network of organizations, hospitals, and pharmaceutical companies. Their goal is to use experts’ knowledge to create something new: innovative prevention and treatment of diabetes.