Lymphatic Filariasis

Small Grants, Big Impact: Dr. Monique Dorkenoo, Lomé, Togo

08 Nov 2017

In May 2017,  ARNTD, USAID, and COR-NTD announced the first-ever grantees of the African Researchers' Small Grants program.  

The voice of people affected can contribute to priority-setting in research in Neglected Tropical Diseases

06 Nov 2017

People with disabilities are often not able to have a say in decisions that are made that affect them, including in the way that international development is organised, and research is carried out.

A COR-NTD Success Story: Testing the LymphaTech 3D Scanner for Use in LF Lymphedema

04 Nov 2017

One of the really great things about COR-NTD is the opportunity it provides to make and strengthen collaborative connections.  

‘Skeeter Beaters: An Interview with Pat Lammie on Mosquitoes and Tropical Disease

18 Aug 2017

World Mosquito Day takes place annually on August 20, in honor of Sir Ronald Ross’s 1897 discovery that malaria is transmitted by female mosquitoes.

Q&A with Patrick Lammie, Chief Scientist for the NTD Support Center

31 Jul 2017

There’s no harm in trying new strategies. When they work, great. When they don’t work, try something else. 

Collaboration Drives Efforts To End Neglected Tropical Diseases

24 Apr 2017

In our lifetime, these diseases that have been plagues of humankind since antiquity can become but a memory.

Where are the worms?

01 Feb 2017

The $18 billion worth of drug donations and operational money committed by drug companies and international agencies as part of the global effort to control or eliminate NTDs was a strong statement of intent from the 2012

Honoring VK by Following His Example

19 Dec 2016

As we look back on COR-NTD 2016, we express our gratitude to one of our own who could not attend: Dr. Vasanthapuram “VK” Kumaraswami, who tragically died in a car accident on March 4, 2016, along with his wife Lakshmi and his mother Kamala.