Rummaging Through Pharma’s Attic: DND<i>i</i>’s model and patent pools.


This presentation introduces the work of DND** in developing new drugs (for leishmaniasis, sleeping sickness, Chagas' disease and malaria), lists a number of drugs being developed in partnership with pharmaceutical companies, and describes the development of patent pools (consortia of at least two companies agreeing to cross-license patents relating to a particular technology) to promote the development of drugs against these diseases.


Presentation from American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 58th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, USA, 18-22 November 2009.

Rummaging Through Pharma’s Attic: DNDi’s model and patent pools.

Published 1 January 2009