Daily Archives: January 30, 2019

Sanofi: Fexinidazole, the first all-oral treatment for sleeping sickness, approved in Democratic Republic of Congo

Fexinidazole will contribute to international efforts to eliminate sleeping sickness, a fatal neglected tropical disease endemic to Africa, by 2020 It is the first all-oral treatment for sleeping sickness, and is effective for both stages of the disease Democratic Republic of Congo bears the majority of the sleeping sickness disease burden, with around 85% of […]

Sanofi : Le fexinidazole, premier traitement entièrement par voie orale contre la maladie du sommeil, approuvé en République Démocratique du Congo

Le fexinidazole contribuera aux efforts déployés à l’échelle internationale en vue d’éliminer la maladie du sommeil – une maladie tropicale négligée, fatale et endémique en Afrique – à l’horizon 2020 Premier médicament entièrement par voie orale efficace contre les deux phases de la maladie du sommeil La République Démocratique du Congo est le pays où […]

UNICEF Asks for $180 Million to Feed South Sudanese

JUBA The United Nations children’s agency is appealing for $180 million to meet the humanitarian needs of more than 800,000 women and children in South Sudan.A top UNICEF official in South Sudan said the signing of a revitalized peace deal in September…