May 30, 2011

Sanofi and DNDi - Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative - Sign an Innovative Agreement to Generate New Drugs for Neglected Tropical Diseases

 

Sanofi and DNDi – Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative – Sign an Innovative Agreement to Generate New Drugs for Neglected Tropical Diseases

Paris, France and Geneva, Switzerland – May 30, 2011 – Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE:SNY) and Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi) announced today a three-year research collaboration agreement for the research of new treatments for nine neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), listed by the World Health Organization (WHO) for which new, adapted, and efficient tools are urgently needed to treat patients in endemic countries. This agreement is built upon a history of successful collaboration between Sanofi and DNDi.