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Global Science: Barriers in Bangladesh

  1. Senjuti Saha  Is a corresponding author
  2. Sudipta Saha
  3. Samir K Saha  Is a corresponding author
  1. Dhaka Shishu Hospital, Bangladesh
  2. Stanford University School of Medicine, United States
  3. Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, United States
Feature Article
Cite this article as: eLife 2018;7:e41926 doi: 10.7554/eLife.41926
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Samir Saha (left) of Dhaka Shishu Hospital (DSH) in Bangladesh and Julie Schillinger of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the United States pose with the HemoCue in the DSH microbiology laboratory.

Problems getting the HemoCue through customs delayed the start of a public health project by three months; such delays are just one of the challenges that researchers in Bangladesh must contend with.

IMAGE CREDIT: Maksuda Islam, Child Health Research Foundation.

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