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

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

‘Life-Threatening’ Temperatures Shock Even Routinely Cold US Cities

Millions of Americans are experiencing temperatures so cold that a burst of wind could cause frostbite within minutes � conditions that have caused the suspension of regional train service, work and school schedules, and even …

Completing Substantive Work, Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations Presents Draft Report, Addresses Pending Applications

The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations today concluded substantive work of its 2019 regular session with the presentation of the subsidiary body’s draft report, which will be finalized for adoption in February.

It also recommended 10 …

Completing Substantive Work, Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations Presents Draft Report, Addresses Pending Applications

The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations today concluded substantive work of its 2019 regular session with the presentation of the subsidiary body’s draft report, which will be finalized for adoption in February.

It also recommended 10 …