Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a global health challenge which can undermine standard treatments and procedures on which we have come to rely.
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
During the COVID-19 pandemic, we have become acutely aware of how precious time is and the potential repercussions of delays or inefficiencies.
As African nations begin to ease lockdown restrictions, health systems are bracing to prevent the novel coronavirus from spreading rapidly through their populations.
For nearly 200 years, USP’s public standards have served to establish a common foundation upon which the quality of medicines can be evaluated, building trust in the healthcare system and enabling innovation to thrive. During that time, medicine has evolved tremendously.
As the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to unfold, each day brings to light new realizations of just how interconnected, and sometimes vulnerable, the global supply chain for medicines is.