Developing World Health Alliance

Developing World Health (DWH), a leading medical charity based in Stirlingshire, Scotland and committed to developing effective treatments for neglected tropical diseases, has signed a collaboration agreement with the internationally respected Consortium for Parasitic Drug Development (CPDD), based at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

In vivo Imaging Models of African Trypanosomiasis


The University of Glasgow has received a $3 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to further the treatment of sleeping sickness, otherwise known as Human African Trypanosomasis.  The money will go towards developing new models to test the ability of drugs to treat this fatal disease in the brain.


"If you think you're too small to make a difference, you haven't spent the night with a mosquito" - African Proverb