Daiichi Sankyo announces collaborative research on drugs for neglected diseases

[Tokyo, Japan – March 30, 2017]
Daiichi Sankyo announces collaborative research on drugs for neglected diseases
Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited (hereafter, “Daiichi Sankyo”), announced that it has entered into a new joint research agreement with the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (hereafter, “DNDi”) with regard to a new research program, the Hit-to-Lead Project, with the aim to develop drug treatments for two neglected tropical diseases, leishmaniasis and Chagas disease.

8th Trends in Medical Mycology

October 6-9, 2017
Belgrade, Serbia
Jean-Robert Ioset, Discovery Manager, and Benjamin Perry, Senior Discovery Manager – Open Innovation, presented posters at the meeting.

IMTechCon 2017

October 4-6, 2017
Chandigarh, India
Graeme Bilbe, R&D Director, DNDi and Suman Rijal, Director of DNDi Regional Office India took part in the event.

ISNTD Festival

International Society for Neglected Tropical Diseases Festival

February 23, 2017
London, United Kingdom
James Arkinstall, DNDi‘s Head of Communications & Advocacy, presented on the fundraising campaign for sleeping sickness with the Huffington Post.

The 7th KASH Conference

KEMRI Annual Scientific and Health Conference

February 8-10, 2017
Nairobi, Kenya
Gina Ouattara, Project Coordinator for HIV/HCV, and Kevin Onyango, Project Coordinator for Mycetoma, both from the DNDi Africa office, presented at the event.

Prince Mahidol Award Conference 2017

Assessing the health of vulnerable population for an inclusive society

January 29-February 3, 2017
Bangkok, Thailand
Marc Lallemant, Head of Paediatric HIV Program at DNDi spoke at the event and Jean-Michel Piedagnel, Head of DNDi South East-Asia Regional Office hosted a Q&A session.

2016 in Review

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Toremaga [8 December, 2016]

スーダン・ハルツーム大学のアーメド ファハル外科教授が来日 重篤な感染症「マイセトーマ(菌腫)」について講演を行う” – “Professor Ahmed Fahal, surgeon from Sudan / Khartoum University will give a lecture on the serious infectious disease: Mycetoma”

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Essential medicines for universal health coverage

by Wirtz VJ, Hogerzeil HV, Gray AL, Bigdeli M, de Joncheere CP, Ewen MA, Gyansa-Lutterodt M, Jing S, Luiza VL, Mbindyo RM, Möller H, Moucheraud C, Pécoul B, Rägo L, Rashidian A, Ross-Degnan D, Stephens PN, Teerawattananon Y, ’t Hoen EFM, Wagner AK, Yadav P,  Reich MR.

The Lancet, November 2016