Neglected Tropical Diseases and their Importance In Europe - Chagas Disease is a Tropical Disease that Receives Litttle Attention

To kick off the Action Week Against NTDs, the German Network against Neglected Tropical Diseases (DNTDs)  under the patronage of Dr. Georg Kippels MdB, organized and  hosted a Webtalk on Chagas disease. The Webtalk had presentations from Dr. Thomas Jacobs, Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine (BNITM), Dr. Simone kann, Medical Mission Institute Würzburg, Dr. Ulrich Madeja, Head of NTD-Program at Bayer, Dr Eric Chatelain, Head of Drug Discovery Programme, DNDi and Prof. Dr. Achim Hörauf, Speaker of DNTDs and Director IMMIP. To watch the webtalk video and read the press release click here.

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