DNDi Latin America Receives 2013 Carlos Slim Health Award for Innovations in Neglected-Disease Drug Development

[Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Geneva, Switzerland, 15 February 2013]
Today the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi) in Latin America received the Carlos Slim Health Award for 10 years of exceptional work and achievements in research and development (R&D) to deliver new treatments for neglected patients in the region. The $100,000 award will be presented at a ceremony in April in Mexico City.