About the Foundation Innovative Medicines for Tuberculosis

01 Jan 2018 – Dr. Stewart Cole, Chair of the iM4TB Foundation board and co-founder named head of illustrious Institut Pasteur

01 Jan 2018 – The Year in Review, what happened at iM4TB in 2017

05 Dec 2017 – Start of Phase Ia clinical trials with single ascending dose The trial is divided into 4 panels of which the 1st three are completed.

24 Apr 2017 – The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has awarded $2.45M to take our PBTZ169 into clinical trials

30 Nov 2015 – NEARMEDIC Plus wins the silver medal of the Suvorov Prize 2015

01 Nov 2015 – Dr Antonia Di Micco joins the Foundation iM4TB for 6 months to help preparing Regulatory documents required for the submission of a Clinical Trial Application for a clinical study with PBTZ 169 next year

07 May 2015 – Innovative Medicines for Tuberculosis (iM4TB) Foundation announces Nobel Prize Winner Françoise Barré-Sinoussi as Patron

16 March 2015 – iM4TB receives major grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

19 January 2015 – Prof. Stewart Cole elected to French National Academy of Pharmacy

25 July 2014 – EPFL joins forces with pharmaceutical company to fight tuberculosis in most countries of the former Russian Federation


Media coverage – Print

Financial Times
Financial Times  – Genetics offers route to cure tuberculosis



MedicalPressLogoMedical Press – New and extremely promising antibiotic for tuberculosis


DrugDiscoveryLogoDrug Discovery & Development – New TB antibiotic help kill multi-resistant strains


nm-logo-2News Medical – EPFL sets up foundation to release antibiotic for tuberculosis


Media coverage – Audio/video


RTS – Radio Télévision Suisse – Tuberculose – histoire évolutive et bactérie zombie (in french)


RTS – Radio Télévision Suisse – L’histoire de certaines épidémies serait liée à certains grands événements politiques (in french)

WRG World Radio Geneva – listen to interview

logo-rtsRTS – Radio Télévision Suisse – listen to interview (in french)

La Télé – Swiss Regional Television – watch broadcast interview (in french)

logo-rtsRSR – Radio Suisse Romande – listen to interview (in french)





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