and hopeless poverty were as certain to be his portion as death itself, if he persevered in the same course; yet he did persevere, and the result may be guessed.
Nasdaq: KBIO), today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire a benznidazole program for the treatment of Chagas Disease from Savant Neglected Diseases
, LLC, a privately-held specialty pharmaceutical company.
Tenders are Invited for Study on poverty-related and neglected diseases
TOKYO, Sept 10, 2015 - (JCN Newswire) - The Drugs for Neglected Diseases
initiative (DNDi) and the Japanese pharmaceutical company Eisai Co.
GENEVA and OSAKA, Japan, July 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Drugs for Neglected Diseases
initiative(Headquarters: Geneva, Switzerland; Executive Director: Bernard Pecoul, Doctor; "DNDi") and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (Headquarters: Chuo-ku, Osaka; President: Christophe Weber; "Takeda") today announced that they have signed an agreement to collaborate in the "Lead Optimization Program" aimed at identifying the best compound among aminopyrazole series for developing an innovative drug for the treatment of visceral leishmaniasis ("VL").
Their topics include a scientific and comprehensive approach to evaluating information, the contribution of information science through intellectual property to innovation in the Brazilian health sector, neglected diseases
as a case study of the perception of information values for public health, key instruments for organizational performance, and managing information in complex and turbulent environments.
Last month, over 400 scientists, representatives and ministers of health, health workers, public health experts, and activists from 21 African countries and to others from around the world gathered in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, to take stock of health innovation for neglected diseases
in Africa over the past decade.
The community initiatives outlined have contributed enormously to the health and wellbeing of a group of people with neglected diseases
Resolution 19 of the 49th Directing Council of PAHO in 2009 regarding neglected diseases
and other infections related to poverty set a target for eliminating human rabies transmitted by dogs by 2015.
Mental health disorders are maybe the most neglected of neglected diseases
," said Peter Singer, head of government-funded Grand Challenges Canada.
The OSDD is a programme that brings scientists, students, drug companies, hospitals and clinicians on a common and open Web- based platform to discover drugs and therapies for neglected diseases
such as tuberculosis and malaria.
Researchers will begin drug development projects for rare and neglected diseases
that include potential treatments for a musculoskeletal disorder, a cognitive dysfunction disorder, a virus that affects the central nervous system of newborns, a parasitic worm infection, a form of muscular dystrophy and a rare lung disease.