IP Watch [3 May, 2017]
“New open source project enlists students to find cures for neglected diseases”
STAT [27 April, 2017]
“Lab experiment: Asking undergrad chemists to help make drugs for neglected diseases”
Devex [25 April, 2017]
“The Geneva Commitment on neglected tropical diseases: key takeaways”
SciDev.net [24 April, 2017]
“Tackle NTDs with innovation, but not just from science”
PLOS NTDs [20 April, 2017]
“Neglected tropical diseases: A DFID perspective”
PLOS Blog [19 April, 2017]
“Combatting neglected tropical diseases: much progress, but millions of neglected patients lack access to care”
October 16-20, 2017
DNDi presented on sleeping sickness, visceral leishmaniasis, mycetoma, and onchocerciasis.
Healio [12 April, 2017]
“GHIT Fund awards $23 million for malaria, NTDs research”
Mainichi [11 April, 2017]
“イセトーマ(真菌性菌腫)の患者さんを紹介したDNDiのフィルムが受賞” – “DNDi receives award for mycetoma film”
Nikkei [16 March, 2017]
“A drugmaking duo takes the fight to a neglected disease”
[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.
October 6-9, 2017
Jean-Robert Ioset, Discovery Manager, and Benjamin Perry, Senior Discovery Manager – Open Innovation, presented posters at the meeting.
October 4-6, 2017
Graeme Bilbe, R&D Director, DNDi and Suman Rijal, Director of DNDi Regional Office India took part in the event.
Ärzte Zeitung [30 January, 2017]
“London Declaration entfaltet ihre Wirkung” – “London Declaration develops its impact”
Research Research [26 January, 2017]
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.
KEMRI Annual Scientific and Health Conference
February 8-10, 2017
Gina Ouattara, Project Coordinator for HIV/HCV, and Kevin Onyango, Project Coordinator for Mycetoma, both from the DNDi Africa office, presented at the event.
Assessing the health of vulnerable population for an inclusive society
January 29-February 3, 2017
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.
Our staff, partners, and stakeholders share their highlights from 2016.