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BMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7437.422 (Published 19 February 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:422

Gates announces $83m for research into TB vaccine: The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has announced an $82.9m (£43.9m; €64.9m) grant to the Aeras Global TB Vaccine Foundation, based in Bethesda, Maryland, to support development of new vaccines to prevent tuberculosis, which kills nearly two million people a year.

Maggots on prescription: A decision by the Prescription Pricing Authority means that GPs …

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