Study confirms key therapeutic advance for children living with HIV and tuberculosis

[Seattle, USA, February 14, 2017]
Landmark study proves that “super-boosting” approach counters negative interaction between key HIV and TB drugs
The non-profit research and development organization Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi) has released results of a study in South Africa that will make it easier for healthcare workers to treat children living with HIV who are co-infected with tuberculosis.

NTD Summit 2017

April 19-22, 2017
Geneva, Switzerland
DNDi will be participating at the event.

The 7th KASH Conference

KEMRI Annual Scientific and Health Conference

February 8-10, 2017
Nairobi, Kenya
DNDi participated at the event.

2016 in Review

Our staff, partners, and stakeholders share their highlights from 2016.

 

“Towards Ending the Neglect?” DNDi releases update on its Paediatric HIV Programme

[July 2016]

As the International AIDS Conference kicks off in Durban, the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi) has released an update on its efforts to develop optimal child-adapted antiretroviral formulations. This document details some recent progress towards its final goal of developing “4-in-1” fixed-dose combinations using the World Health Organization (WHO) recommended treat­ment regimen for infants and young chil­dren. DNDi’s update also discusses some promising developments for treatment for children living with both HIV and tuberculosis (TB).

Grandes Tueuses: une série documentaire pour décrypter les enjeux majeurs de santé publique à l’échelle mondiale

[Paris, France – Le 06 juillet 2016]

La Fondation Mérieux, l’Inserm, l’Institut Pasteur, Réseau CANOPE, MSF, Universcience, le DNDi… Les principaux acteurs français de la lutte contre les maladies infectieuses présentent la série et le webdocumentaire Grandes Tueuses, disponibles en ligne dès maintenant. Conçues comme un outil de sensibilisation pour le grand public et les acteurs de terrain, les 70 vidéos décrivent 14 grandes problématiques de santé publique et sont en open data, en libre accès et libre utilisation. En complément, le webdocumentaire est présenté sur le site d’Allô Docteurs.

EDCTP Forum

European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership

November 6-9, 2016
Lusaka, Zambia
DNDi participated in the event.

The 7th APS International PharmSci 2016

Pharmaceutical Sciences: Improving World Health

September 5-7, 2016
Glasgow, Scotland
Steve Robinson, Head of Pharmaceutical Development at DNDi, presented on neglected diseases.

AIDS 2016

21st International AIDS Conference

July 18-22, 2016
Durban, South Africa
DNDi, CHAI, UNITAID, and NEPHAK held an AIDS 2016 Satellite Session to share practical and programmatic experience developing and introducing new paediatric ARV formulations.