Rare diseases foundation and OncoThAI

OncoThAI and the Photodynamic Therapy Awarded by the french Rare Diseases foundation and SATT Nord

The SATT Nord and the Rare Diseases Foundation are converging their complementary expertise to promote the emergence and maturation of research projects in the field of rare diseases in the Hauts-de-France and Champagne-Ardenne territories.

In response to the joint call for proposals launched on February 14, 2018, 10 applications were submitted by researchers and hospital physicians from the research and care centers of Lille, Amiens and Reims.Following a joint evaluation process by SATT Nord and the Fondation Maladies Rares, 4 projects were distinguished.

OncoThAI and its project on the treatment of glioblastomas becomes one of the laureates of the rare diseases foundation thanks to the involvement of its researchers (F. Lecomte, C. Dupont, M. Vermandel, N. Reyns, S. Mordon) on the drafting of this project.

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