DNDi Symposium on ACT: 56th American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH 2007)

[November 2007]
Philadelphia, USA



Sanofi-aventis and DNDi held a symposium on the implementation of a new artemisinin combination therapy (ACT) in African endemic countries. Over 120 attendees from NGOs, academia, and the pharmaceutical sector heard presentations by FACT project partners on ASAQ and ASMQ. In addition, DNDi also presented the ethical considerations of malaria field studies, and screening of natural products against infectious disease pathogens.