Sanofi and Fraunhofer announce the creation of a Natural Product Center of Excellence - Goal is to identify novel active compounds to accelerate the discovery and development of new antibiotics

Press Release / 15.1.2014

Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) and Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Europe’s leading organization for applied research, announced today the creation of a natural product center of excellence to accelerate the discovery and development of new therapies to treat infectious diseases, the second leading cause of mortality worldwide1 accounting for 10 million deaths in 2011.