Recipient List

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

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
HUU CHAU DUC

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