European inventor award 2014 for Janssen-led TB research team

The European Patent Office named Drs. Koen Andries and Jérôme Guillemont and their research team the 2014 winner of the prestigious 9th annual European Inventor Award. From a group of 15 prestigious finalists, Janssen’s very own team brings home the top honor for the discovery of a new compound now approved in multiple markets to treat pulmonary multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) as part of combination therapy in adults. Dr. Koen Andries, a Distinguished Research Fellow at Janssen, co-led the research behind the discovery of this new MDR-TB..

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Dutch documentary maker Erwin Kokkelkoren, shares his experience at the AIDS conference 2014 in Melbourne via a series of blogs. The documentary titled the Time There-After is a triptych about life with hiv and aids in The Netherlands. The documentary..

Better access to tuberculosis treatment for low income countries

29 April, 2014 – Janssen (Janssen Pharmaceutica NV) has entered into a novel collaboration with the Stichting International Dispensary Association (IDA), a procurement agent for the Stop TB Partnership’s Global Drug Facility (GDF) to facilitate access to its anti-tuberculosis medicine...

Neglected tropical disease community meets again

“Uniting to Combat Neglected Tropical Diseases: A Conversation on Progress” is another initiative supported by The Bill & Melinda Gates foundation bringing together relevant parties to discuss progress made in the global elimination of ten neglected tropical diseases by 2020...

New study on corporate pharma reputation by PatientView

In February 2014 PatientView, A UK-based research, publishing and consultancy group, published its third annual Corporate Reputation report. PatentView surveyed 800 patient groups from 43 countries from across many different disease and healthcare specialties. Following a described methodology the questions..


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