WIPO Re:Search

Neglected Tropical Diseases

The neglected tropical diseases and conditions covered by WIPO Re:Search are listed below. For more information on these diseases, please visit the UN World Health Organization (WHO) website.

  • Buruli Ulcer
  • Chagas disease (American trypanosomiasis)
  • Cysticercosis
  • Dengue/dengue hemorrhagic fever
  • Dracunculiasis (guinea-worm disease)
  • Echinococcosis
  • Endemic treponematoses (Yaws)
  • Foodborne trematode infections
    • Clonorchiasis
    • Opistorchiasis
    • Fascioliasis
    • Paragonimiasis
  • Human African trypanosomiasis
  • Leishmaniasis
  • Leprosy
  • Lymphatic filariasis
  • Onchocerciasis
  • Rabies
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Soil transmitted helminthiasis
  • Trachoma
  • Podoconiosis
  • Snakebite
  • Malaria
  • Tuberculosis