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Sanofi: Fexinidazole, the first all-oral treatment for sleeping sickness, approved in Democratic Republic of Congo

  • Fexinidazole will contribute to international efforts to eliminate sleeping sickness, a fatal neglected tropical disease endemic to Africa, by 2020
  • It is the first all-oral treatment for sleeping sickness, and is effective for both stages of the disease
  • Democratic Republic
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Sanofi : Le fexinidazole, premier traitement entièrement par voie orale contre la maladie du sommeil, approuvé en République Démocratique du Congo

  • Le fexinidazole contribuera aux efforts déployés à l’échelle internationale en vue d’éliminer la maladie du sommeil – une maladie tropicale négligée, fatale et endémique en Afrique – à l’horizon 2020
  • Premier médicament entièrement par voie orale efficace contre les deux
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A total of 1 357 convicts were sentenced during the period of 1 July to 31 December 2018

Two investigating officers of the South African Police Service (SAPS)’s Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences (FCS) Investigations Unit under the Detective Services Division, were given the National Commissioner’s Special Awards.

Pretoria:Between 1 July and 31 December 2018, the …

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Drought Threatens Thousands of Flamingo Chicks in S. Africa

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA Rescuers are moving hundreds of dehydrated lesser flamingo chicks from their breeding ground at a drought-stricken South African dam to a bird sanctuary in Cape Town, to save them from death by starvation and lack of …

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Drought Threatens Thousands of Flamingo Chicks in S. Africa

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA Rescuers are moving hundreds of dehydrated lesser flamingo chicks from their breeding ground at a drought-stricken South African dam to a bird sanctuary in Cape Town, to save them from death by starvation and lack of …

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