NTDs: Onchocerciasis – another parasite, another insect bite, this time causing blindness

This post is the 12th in a series highlighting the WHO’s list of 17 Neglected Tropical Diseases (now technically 18 as mycetoma was added to the list at the 69th World Health Assembly in May 2016). To read the previous posts in this series click here. Onchocerciasis, also known as river blindness, is a Neglected […]