AAS Open Research

Prevention of infectious diseases

Schistosomiasis

Moses Egesa, a PhD student at Makerere University, discusses an open letter published on AAS Open Research, reporting on vaccines, schistosomiasis and the next steps on advancing controlled human infection models in Uganda.  Moses also talks about the benefits of open peer review for research, to share it among a wide audience and increase visibility…


Putting African researchers at the centre of the publication process

As I travel to scientific institutions across Africa and the world, whether speaking with a well-established principal investigator at a top academic institution or a student at a small college, one theme invariably arises: more than experiments gone wrong, more than funding or lack thereof, more than still wondering if your visa will come through…