AJABU LIVE VIDEO INTERVIEW: How Kenya’s Dr. Njoroge Discovered HEP C Treatment Drug
(AJABU AFRICA NEWS, APRIL 27, 2017) BOSTON--By leading a team that discovered Victrelis, the first ever effective Hepatitis C treatment drug , in addition to being the first African ever to be granted over 100 patents in the USA, Kenyan born Dr. George Njoroge has continued to be a trail blazer in the bio chemistry arena.
He has therefore become a great role model for many Kenyans and Africans everywhere who now see living proof that they have what it takes to be competitive on the global arena and rise to the top.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)Hepatitis C kills more Americans every year more than any other infection diseases, with about 19,659 deaths reported in 2014 alone, mainly attributed to low levels of diagnosis and treatment as most patients do not even know they are suffering.
In addition, about 3.5 million Americans are currently living with the disease, with nearly half of them unaware since hepatitis C has no obvious symptoms.
The numbers of deaths and those living with the disease are much higher if the entire world population is taken into account. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO HERE >>>