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Foundation for Neglected Disease Research

Foundation for Neglected Disease Research ( “FNDR”) is a charitable “Not for Profit” company incorporated under section 8 of the Companies Act, 2013, in Bengaluru (Bangalore), Karnataka, India, on September 1, 2014 to facilitate discovery of new medicines for the treatment of neglected diseases with global impact on global health.

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12th October 2017

Foundation for Neglected Disease Research is happy to announce that its partner, TB Alliance has initiated the Phase 1 clinical trial of TBA-7371, a novel DprE1 inhibitor, for the treatment of tuberculosis. With no pre-existing resistance or cross-resistance with other TB drugs, TBA-7371 could have significant potential in the treatment of TB.

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Foundation for Neglected Disease Research


Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the leading causes of death by infectious diseases worldwide. In 2011, the WHO estimates that 8.7 million became infected with TB, and 1.4 million people succumbed to this disease. Over 95% of cases and deaths are in developing countries, with about 80% of reported TB cases..

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Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) are a group of parasitic and bacterial diseases that cause substantial illness for more than one billion people globally. NTDs affect the world’s poorest people, impair their physical and cognitive development, contribute

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Foundation for Neglected Disease Research

Foundation for Neglected Disease Research ( “FNDR”) is a charitable “Not for Profit” company incorporated under section 8 of the Companies Act, 2013, in Bengaluru (Bangalore), Karnataka, India, on September 1, 2014 to facilitate discovery of new medicines for the treatment of neglected diseases with global impact on global health.