Fondation Merieux

A family foundation dedicated to fighting infectious diseases

Madame Sauvalle’s legacy

25 July 2011, Lyon (France)

Fondation Mérieux, awarded official charitable status in 1976, continues to intensify its research and to reinforce its scientific capacities thanks to a generous donation left by Madame Madeleine Sauvalle.

A research programme on lower respiratory infections in children conducted by the Foundation, will be called ’Programme Sauvalle’.

Each day, Fondation Mérieux fights infectious diseases that are a great threat to public health.

In giving a donation or a contribution to Fondation Mérieux, you can significantly help to fight infectious diseases worldwide.

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