Recipient List

Recipient List of General R&D Subsidies (Overseas) Program

fiscal year 2023

Theme of R&D Organization Name
Determination of a gold-standard diagnostic method for the mapping of Strongyloï des stercoralis in Cameroon University of Yaoundé 1, Faculty of Science Hermine Boukeng Jatsa
Leveraging existing HIV viral load testing infrastructure for routine HIV drug resistance testing in resource-limited settings Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences Doreen Donald Kamori

fiscal year 2022

Theme of R&D Organization Name
Validation of combined public engagement and modified praziquantel administration as tool for control of urogenital schistosomiasis: Northern-Nigeria as case study Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria Emmanuel Oluwadare BALOGUN
Searching for renal biopsy images by explanatory semantic attributes Federal University of Bahia Luciano Rebouças de Oliveira
Prevalence of prediabetes and associated factors among patients in the northern part of Afghanistan Curative Clinic, Andkhoy, Afghanistan Mohammad Hashem Hamrah
Identification of plasma signatures of placental malaria infections for early mitigation of adverse pregnancy outcomes Mount Kenya University Bernard Kanoi
Life-course approach for non-communicable diseases (NCDs) management in rural Nepal Dhulikhel Hospital Kathmandu University School of Medical Sciences Abha Shrestha

fiscal year 2021

Theme of R&D Organization Name
Cost-effectiveness of diabetic foot ulcer management by wound care specialists in Indonesia The Institute of Nursing Muhammadiyah Pontianak, Indonesia Suriadi
Unleashing the power of artificial intelligence to accelerate hemophilia treatment Federal University of Bahia, Brazil Ricardo Araujo Rios
Development and evaluation of a point-of-care RT-LAMP for simultaneous detection of Leptospira spp. and dengue viruses Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya,
Sri Lanka
Characterization of cross-reactive antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 in Ghana The Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, Ghana Takaya Hayashi

fiscal year 2020

Theme of R&D Organization Name
Combination of behavior modification with modified mass administration of praziquantel to control urogenital schistosomiasis in Northern Nigeria: An intervention study Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria Emmanuel Oluwadare Balogun
Enhancing care strategy in HIV-infected children harboring genetic mutations associating with sickle cell anemia in Tanzania Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences Doreen Donald Kamori
The prevalence of pulmonary hypertension and associated factors among nondialysis-dependent chronic kidney disease patients in Andkhoy, Afghanistan Shaheed Ostad Esmail"Aslam" Aimaq Hospital Mohammad Shoaib Hamrah

fiscal year 2019

Theme of R&D Organization Name
International collaboration between Iraq and Japan using FTA cards to understand and diagnose the genetic background of malignant and non-malignant rare diseases Ibn Al-Atheer Teaching Hospital for Children,Iraq Lika’a Fasih Yaquob Al-Kzayer
Development of Artificial Intelligence-based assistant platform for patients with breast cancer Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy,Vietnam HO Xuan Dung

fiscal year 2018

Theme of R&D Organization Name
Epidemiological study of HIV-positive adolescents after mother-to-child transmission at birth Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Tanzania Mahiti, Macdonald
Mobile application development supporting children and their caregivers with useful medical information in Vietnamese Hue College of Medicine and Pharmacy, Vietnam NGUYEN

fiscal year 2017

Theme of R&D Organization Name
The prevalence of coronary artery disease (CAD) and its associated risk factors among adult patients attending an outpatient clinic in Afghanistan. Curative Clinic, Andkhoy, Afghanistan Mohammad Hashem Hamrah
Identify a new molecular biomarker for predicting the recurrence and progression of cholangiocarcinoma (CCA) Cholangiocarcinoma Research Institute,Khon Kaen University,Thailand Watcharin Loilome
Discovery of African-type artemisinin resistance gene locus will enable accurate surveillance enhancing containment and elimination strategies. School of Clinical Medicine,Mount Kenya University,Kenya Jesse Gitaka

fiscal year 2016

Theme of R&D Organization Name
Health-awareness system for local community starting from Acadex school. Keio Students’ Initiative on Healthcare in Africa (KSIHA) Simon Mpungi Bedelo
Preliminary explorative/assessment of effects of Omega-3 fatty acids on cognitive function and Magnetic Resonance Imaging findings in sickle cell anemia. University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH) Ogechukwu Angela Ugwu

fiscal year 2015

Theme of R&D Organization Name
A study on the simple and efficient detection of intestinal protozoa using Loop-mediated Isothermal Amplification (LAMP) method Vietnam Research Station
Center for Infectious Disease Research in Asia and Africa
Institute of Tropical Medicine
Nagasaki University
Hanako Iwashita
Accelerating malaria pre-elimination through developing community-based use of rapid diagnostic tests and treatments by local health care providers. Ahmadu Bello University Balogun Emmanuel Oluwadare