Journal of Antibiotics: Ivermectin

“Ivermectin:  enigmatic multifaceted ‘wonder’ drug continues to surprise and exceed expectations.”

Written in 2017 with 113 citations, this article begins, “Over the past decade, the global scientific community have begun to recognize the unmatched value of an extraordinary drug, ivermectin, that originates from a single microbe unearthed from soil in Japan.

Work on ivermectin has seen its discoverer, Satoshi Omura, of Tokyo’s prestigious Kitasato Institute, receive the 2014 Gairdner Global Health Award and the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine…

Today, ivermectin is continuing to surprise and excite scientists, offering more and more promise to help improve global public health by treating a diverse range of diseases, with its unexpected potential as an antibacterial, antiviral and anti-cancer agent being particularly extraordinary.”

Please review the article below as over 30 diseases are identified.

Nature.com/articles/ja201711

 

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