January 30, 2012

Sanofi Commits to Eliminate or Control Five Neglected Tropical Diseases

- Sanofi Announces a New Partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Eisai to support the WHO’s Global Programme to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis in 2020 -
- Sanofi Commits to the WHO to Eliminate Sleeping Sickness by 2020 -
- These commitments are a key part of the "Uniting to Combat Neglected Tropical Diseases" partnership -

 

Sanofi Commits to Eliminate or Control Five Neglected Tropical Diseases
- Sanofi Announces a New Partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Eisai to support the WHO’s Global Programme to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis in 2020 -
- Sanofi Commits to the WHO to Eliminate Sleeping Sickness by 2020 -
- These commitments are a key part of the "Uniting to Combat Neglected Tropical Diseases" partnership -

Paris, France – January 30, 2012 – Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) announced today a new partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Eisai to join the World Health Organization’s existing Global Programme to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis in 2020, and further commitments to the World Health Organization (WHO) to eliminate Human African Trypanosomiasis, also known as sleeping sickness, by 2020.